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Species: Formica glabra   Gmelin, 1790 

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Note: Not a Valid Taxon Name

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Formica glabra Gmelin, 1790 PDF: 2804 (w.) EUROPE. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Unidentifiable to genus; incertae sedis in Formica: Bolton, 1995b: 196.


  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Forel, A., 1894, Les formicides de l'Empire des Indes et de Ceylan. Part IV. Adjonction aux genres Camponotus, Mayr., et Polyrhachis, Shuck., Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 8, pp. 396-420

3. F. fusca, L. Race F. gagatesHNS (Latr.)

= F. picea (Nyl.)HNS = F. glabra (W. White)HNS. = F. candida (Smith)HNS.

Lahoul, frontiere du Thibet (Major Sage), Thibet (par M. Wroughton). Identique aux individus europeens. Yarkand (Smith). La F. candida SmithHNS est evidemment une F. gagatesHNS. Race F. fuscaHNS, i. sp., L. = F. glebariaHNS, Nyl. Mussoric Hills (M. Smythies). Pachmarhi pres de Jubulpore, Inde centrale (M. Schurr). Indentique aux individus europeens. Race F. rufibarbisHNS (Fab.) = F. cuniculariaHNS (Latr.) = F. obsoletaHNS (Latr.) = F. stenopteraHNS (Foerst.) = F. fraternaHNS et F. defensorHNS (Smith?) Dharmsala (Major Sage). Lahoul, frontiere du Thibet (Major Sage), Identique aux exemplaies europeens. La F. fraterna (Smith)HNS est evidemment la F. rufibarbisHNS. La F. defensor (Smith)HNS est peut-etre la vari t suivante.

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