Messor binodis (Fabricius, 1775) unresolved junior homonym, junior synonym of current valid taxon Messor barbarus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Formica binodis Fabricius, 1775: 393 (w.) EGYPT. Palearctic.
Primary type information: Type-material: 2 syntype workers. Type-locality: Egypt: (no further data) (Forskål). Type-depository: ZMUK. Type notes: Fabricius, 1775: 393, refers to this as Forskål material. It may therefore be the same as Formica binodis Forskål, 1775. According to Horn & Kahle, 1935: 79, Forskål material is in ZMUC.
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