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Species: Formica selysi   Bondroit, 1918 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Formica cinerea var. Selysi Bondroit, 1918 PDF: 54 (w.) FRANCE. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Formica (Serviformica): Emery, 1925d PDF: 246.
Raised to species: Kutter, 1977c: 253.
Senior synonym of Formica torrentium: Seifert, 2002 PDF: 259.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Austria, France, Switzerland
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Few localities in Centr. SLO

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in vineyard.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on the ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Hand, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 500 - 1200 meters, 850 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Formica torrentium: casent0913640

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