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Species: Formica cunicularia   Latreille, 1798 


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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

Formica cunicularia Latreille, 1798: 40 (w.q.m.) FRANCE. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Formica (Serviformica): Forel, 1915d: 64.
Revived from synonymy and status as species: Yarrow, 1954a PDF: 231.
Senior synonym of Formica rubescens: Yarrow, 1954a PDF: 231; Dlussky, 1967a PDF: 73; Bernard, 1967a PDF: 296; Seifert & Schultz, 2009B PDF: 261; of Formica fuscorufibarbis: Dlussky, 1967a PDF: 73; Dlussky & Pisarski, 1971 PDF: 166; of Formica glebaria: Bernard, 1967a PDF: 296; Boven, 1977 PDF: 164; Agosti & Collingwood, 1987a PDF: 59; of Formica glauca (and its junior synonyms Formica caucasica, Formica katuniensis, Formica rufibarbis montivaga, Formica montaniformis, Formica volgensis): Atanassov & Dlussky, 1992: 267; of Formica fuscoides: Arakelian, 1994 PDF: 94; Seifert & Schultz, 2009B PDF: 261.

Distribution:


Afrotropical Region: Africa
Indomalaya Region: Asia, India, Southern Asia
Palearctic Region: Aargau, Afghanistan, Albania, Alicante, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Blagoevgrad, Brussels Capital, Bulgaria, Central Asia, Channel Islands, China, Crete, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, East Flanders, Eastern Asia, Eastern Europe, Estonia, Europe, Finland, Flemish Brabant, France, Geneva, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hainaut, Hungary, Iran, Italy, Japan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lazio, Liguria, Limburg, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madrid, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Māzandarān, Namur, Netherlands, Northern Africa, Northern Europe, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Praha, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Southern Europe, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Toscana, Turkey, Ukraine, Umbria, United Kingdom, Vidin, Walloon Brabant, West Flanders, Western Asia, Western Europe, Wien, Zurich

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Formica cunicularia   Collingwood, C. A., 1979, The Formicidae (Hymenoptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark., Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica 8, pp. 1-174: 127-128, (download) 127-128 6175
Formica cunicularia   Förster, A., 1850, Hymenopterologische Studien. 1. Formicariae., Aachen: Unknown Publisher: 26-28, (download) 26-28 8138
Formica cunicularia   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
Formica cunicularia   Förster, A., 1850, Hymenopterologische Studien. 1. Formicariae., Aachen: Unknown Publisher: 25-26, (download) 25-26 8138
Formica cunicularia   Nylander, W., 1846, Adnotationes in monographiam formicarum borealium Europae., Acta Societatis Scientiarum Fennicae 2, pp. 875-944: 913-915, (download) 913-915 4277
Formica cunicularia   Smith, F., 1851, List of the specimens of British animals in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. - Hymenoptera Aculeata., London: British Museum: 2, (download) 2 8200
Formica cunicularia   Smith, F., 1851, List of the specimens of British animals in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. - Hymenoptera Aculeata., London: British Museum: 9, (download) 9 8200

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in Unknown, 0 times found in anthropogenic, 0 times found in dry grassland, 0 times found in Rocks (rocky-calcareous grasslands), 0 times found in heathlands, 1 times found in Forest, 0 times found in dunes & inland dunes, 0 times found in Wet grassland, 0 times found in shrubs, 0 times found in mountain deciduous forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 9 times Foraging, 1 times Under stone, 0 times on sandy roadside, 4 times Forrajeando, 0 times on the ground, 0 times on ground, 1 times Nido, 0 times lawn, 2 times Forrajenado, 0 times foraging on the ground, 1 times Camino, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 0 times Manual catch, 0 times Pitfall trap, 27 times Hand, 0 times Malaise trap, 0 times search, 0 times beating, 0 times Green color trap, 0 times White pitfall, 0 times insect net, 1 times by hand, 0 times sifting of soil samples, ...

Elevations: collected from 4 - 2600 meters, 465 meters average

Type specimens: neotype of Formica cunicularia: antweb1008392; syntype of Formica fusca fuscorufibarbis: casent0911071; syntype of Formica fusca rubescens: casent0907601, casent0911072



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