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Species: Formica yessensis   Wheeler, 1913 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Formica truncicola var. yessensis Wheeler, 1913i PDF: 391 (in key) (w.) JAPAN. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Formica rufa truncicola yessensis Forel, 1901m PDF: 66; unavailable name.].
Kupyanskaya, 1984: 103 (q.m.); Imai, 1966b PDF: 119 (k.).
Junior synonym of Formica lugubris: Dlussky, 1967a PDF: 91.
Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Collingwood, 1976a PDF: 304.
See also: Kupyanskaya, 1990a: 194.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Japan
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected from 900 - 914 meters, 907 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Formica yessensis: casent0911087

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