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Species: Myrmica rubra   (Linnaeus, 1758) 

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Myrmica rubra champlaini, Myrmica rubra khamensis, Myrmica rubra lobicornosulcinodis, Myrmica rubra macrogyna, Myrmica rubra microgyna, Myrmica rubra mutata, Myrmica rubra neolaevinodis, Myrmica rubra rugulososcabrinodis, Myrmica rubra scabrinodolobicornis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2014)

1 subspecies

Formica rubra Linnaeus, 1758 PDF: 580 (w.) EUROPE. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Myrmica: Latreille, 1804: 179.
Senior synonym of Myrmica laevinodis (and its junior synonyms Myrmica bruesi, Myrmica champlaini, Myrmica longiscapus): Yarrow, 1955c PDF: 114; Arnol'di, 1970b PDF: 1839; Boven, 1977 PDF}: 115; Arnol'di & Dlussky, 1978: 530; Collingwood, 1979 PDF: 52; Seifert, 1988b: 5; of Myrmica europaea: Radchenko, Czechowski & Czechowska, 1997: 483; Czechowski, Radchenko & Czechowska, 2002 PDF: 17; of Myrmica microrubra: Steiner, Schlick-Steiner, Konrad, et al. 2006: 777.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Myrmica rubra khamensis, Myrmica rubra neolaevinodis.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in Unknown, 0 times found in Forest, 0 times found in Anthropogenic, 0 times found in heathlands, 0 times found in Wet grassland, 0 times found in dry grassland, 0 times found in shrubs, 0 times found in Rocks (rocky-calcareous grasslands), 0 times found in dunes & inland dunes, 0 times found in bogs & fenns, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 0 times Pitfall trap, 0 times Manual catch, 0 times Color trap, 0 times Malaise trap, 2 times search, 0 times White color trap, 0 times White pitfall, 0 times sifting of soil samples, 0 times Pyramid trap, 0 times beating, 0 times Window trap, ...

Elevations: collected from 3 - 1050 meters, 285 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Myrmica rubra champlaini europaea: casent0907645; syntype of Myrmica rubra champlaini: casent0904063, casent0907644

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