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Species: Temnothorax affinis   (Mayr, 1855) 

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(Mann, 1920)

See Also:

Temnothorax affinis_cf_cr01, Temnothorax affinis_cf_cr02, Temnothorax affinis_cf_do01, Temnothorax affinis maerens

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Leptothorax affinis Mayr, 1855 PDF: 442 (w.) AUSTRIA. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history


Throughout SLO


Open forests & forest edges, nests in wood


(Dutch vernacular name: boomslankmier)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in Forest, 0 times found in Unknown, 0 times found in Anthropogenic, 0 times found in shrubs, 0 times found in S slope, xerothermous dwarf-oak forest, limestone, 0 times found in dry grassland, 0 times found in mountain deciduous forest, 0 times found in old mountain village, 0 times found in Rocks (rocky-calcareous grasslands), 0 times found in trees in open, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 0 times Manual catch, 0 times beating, 0 times search, 0 times Pitfall trap, 0 times Window trap, 0 times Malaise trap, 0 times sifting of soil samples

Elevations: collected from 322 - 467 meters, 399 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Leptothorax tuberum tuberoaffinis: casent0909040; syntype of Temnothorax affinis: casent0907571

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