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Species: Lasius nitidigaster   Seifert, 1996 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Lasius nitidigaster Seifert, 1996B: 185 (w.) (diagnosis in key) BULGARIA. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Also decribed as new by Seifert, 1997A PDF: 202 (w.q.m.).


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Greece
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in garden, 1 times found in mountain pastures with limestone rocks, 1 times found in open, 1 times found in S-facing steppe on large rock.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under stone, 1 times under log, 1 times ground nest, 1 times -30 cm in soil mound (~1 m Ø).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times search.

Elevations: collected from 250 - 822 meters, 411 meters average

Type specimens: type of Lasius nitidigaster: focol0756

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