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Species: Lasius lasioides   (Emery, 1869) 

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Lasius lasioides elegantulus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2016)

Prenolepis lasioides Emery, 1869b PDF: 6, pl. 1, fig. 3 (w.q.m.) ITALY. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Lasius: Emery, 1870 PDF: 194; in Formicina (Donisthorpea): Emery, 1916a PDF: 241; in Acanthomyops: Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1927e PDF: 189; in Lasius: Müller, 1923b: 126; Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1929b PDF: 38.
Revived status as species: Stärcke, 1944b: 155.
[Repeat of this synonymy in Arakelian, 1994 PDF: 117, is ignored].
Revived from synonymy: Seifert, 1992b: 8.
Senior synonym of Lasius fumatus: Emery, 1870 PDF: 194; of Lasius fuscula: Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF}: 182; of Lasius barbarus: Seifert, 1992b: 8.


Eurasian Region: Albania, Balearic Islands, Crete, Croatia, France, Greece, Iran, Israel, Italy, Macedonia, Malta, Montenegro, Morocco, Portugal, Serbia, Spain
Nearctic Region: Georgia

Distribution Notes:

1 locality in Dalmatia


outcrops in North Europe, feeding on exudates of root aphids, but also by scavenging and predating small insects

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in deciduous forest, 0 times found in oak forest, 0 times found in deciduous forest along stream, 0 times found in city, 0 times found in pine forest, 0 times found in roadside, 0 times found in rocky gorge with deciduous trees, 0 times found in deciduous trees and meadows around an artificial lake, 1 times found in Ruderal, 0 times found in frygana with limestone rocks, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 0 times search, 4 times Manual

Elevations: collected from 3 - 790 meters, 248 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Lasius alienus barbarus: antweb1008431; Lectotype of Lasius alienus barbarus: casent0912293; Lectotype of Prenolepis lasioides: casent0915590

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