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Species: Lasius brunneus   (Latreille, 1798) 

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Lasius brunneus alieno, Lasius brunneus alieno-brunnea, Lasius brunneus alieno-brunneus, Lasius brunneus alienus-brunnea, Lasius brunneus barbarus, Lasius brunneus emarginato-brunneus, Lasius brunneus emarginatobrunneus, Lasius brunneus himalayana, Lasius brunneus himalayanus, Lasius brunneus nigrobrunneus, Lasius brunneus obscurata, Lasius brunneus obscuratus, Lasius brunneus pallida, Lasius brunneus pallidus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

1 subspecies

Formica brunnea Latreille, 1798: 41 (w.q.) FRANCE. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Lasius brunneus   Mayr, G., 1862, Myrmecologische Studien., Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 12, pp. 649-776: 700, (download) 700 4445
Lasius brunneus   Paknia, O., Radchenko, A. & Alipanah, H., 2008, A preliminary checklist of the ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of Iran., Myrmecologische Nachrichten 11, pp. 151-159: 155, (download) 155 21820
Lasius brunneus   Collingwood, C. A., 1979, The Formicidae (Hymenoptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark., Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica 8, pp. 1-174: 98, (download) 98 6175

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 dry grassland, 0 times found in Wet grassland, 0 times found in shrubs, 0 times found in Rocks (rocky-calcareous grasslands), 2 times found in Urban area, 0 times found in heathlands, 0 times found in dunes & inland dunes, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 0 times Manual catch, 0 times Pitfall trap, 0 times sifting of soil samples, 0 times Malaise trap, 0 times beating, 1 times Search, 0 times light trap, 0 times Alcohol trap, 0 times White color trap, 1 times by hand, 1 times hand coll., ...

Elevations: collected from 13 - 1055 meters, 485 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Lasius niger alienobrunneus: casent0911044

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