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Species: Myrmica rubra   (Linnaeus, 1758) 

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Myrmica rubra brevinodis, Myrmica rubra champlaini, Myrmica rubra europaea, Myrmica rubra ferganensis, Myrmica rubra khamensis, Myrmica rubra laevinodis, Myrmica rubra levinodis, Myrmica rubra lobicornosulcinodis, Myrmica rubra macrogyna, Myrmica rubra microgyna, Myrmica rubra mutata, Myrmica rubra neolaevinodis, Myrmica rubra ruginodis, Myrmica rubra rugulosa, Myrmica rubra rugulososcabrinodis, Myrmica rubra scabrinodis, Myrmica rubra scabrinodolobicornis, Myrmica rubra schenki, Myrmica rubra sulcinodoides

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

1 subspecies

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

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.

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Myrmica rubra   Collingwood, C. A., 1979, The Formicidae (Hymenoptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark., Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica 8, pp. 1-174: 52-53, (download) 52-53 6175
Myrmica rubra   Smith, F., 1851, List of the specimens of British animals in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. - Hymenoptera Aculeata., London: British Museum, pp. -1--1: 4, (download) 4 8200
Myrmica rubra   Smith, F., 1851, List of the specimens of British animals in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. - Hymenoptera Aculeata., London: British Museum, pp. -1--1: 10-11, (download) 10-11 8200

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 sifting of soil samples, 0 times White pitfall, 0 times Under rock, 0 times beating, 0 times Pyramid trap, ...

Elevations: collected from 2 - 1050 meters, 382 meters average

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

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