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Species: Iberoformica subrufa   (Roger, 1859) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Formica subrufa Roger, 1859 PDF: 236 (w.) SPAIN. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1909b PDF: 200 (q.m.); Tinaut, 1990a PDF: 283 (m.).
Combination in Iberoformica (Serviformica): Santschi, 1919e PDF: 247; in Iberoformica (Iberoformica): Tinaut, 1990a PDF: 282.
Subspecies of fusca: Emery & Emery & Forel, 1879: 451; ,Emery in Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 196 (footnote), 213; Wheeler, 1908k PDF: 409; Wheeler, 1908k PDF: 409.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Portugal, Spain
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Suelo yesífero, 3 times found in Romero y coscoja, 3 times found in Sabinar aclarado, 1 times found in Borde carretera, 2 times found in Encinar, 2 times found in maquis shrubland, 1 times found in Mediterranean forest (Quercus pyrenaea, Pinus, Castanea sativa, etc.), 1 times found in open meadow on rocks, 1 times found in Pinar+encinar, 1 times found in pine forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 9 times nbp, 5 times under stone, 2 times Nest under stone, 2 times Nido bajo piedra, 1 times Bajo piedra, 1 times Nido, 1 times foraging on the ground, 1 times Foraging.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 20 times Hand, 6 times search.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 1250 meters, 676 meters average

Type specimens: type of Formica subrufa: focol2748, focol2749

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