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Species: Myrmica lobicornis   Nylander, 1846 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Myrmica lobicornis Nylander, 1846a PDF: 932, pl. 18, figs, 32, 33 (w.q.) FINLAND. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Nylander, 1849 PDF: 31 (m.); Hauschteck, 1965 PDF: 325 (k.).
Senior synonym of Myrmica alpestris, Myrmica angustifrons: Seifert, 1988b: 38; of Myrmica arduennae: Donisthorpe, 1915f: 134; Bernard, 1967a PDF: 122; Boven, 1977 PDF: 119; Seifert, 1988b: 38; of Myrmica burtshakabramovitshi: Arnol'di, 1970b PDF: 1842; of Myrmica denticornis: Mayr, 1861 PDF: 63; Seifert, 1988b: 38; of Myrmica foreli: Bernard, 1967a PDF: 122; Seifert, 1988b: 38; of Myrmica lobicornis kieviensis Arnol'di, 1970b PDF: 1842; of Myrmica lissahorensis: Bernard, 1967a PDF: 122; Seifert, 1988b: 38; of Myrmica starki: Arnol'di, 1970b PDF: 1842; Seifert, 1988b: 38; of Myrmica brunescens: Radchenko, 1994i PDF: 87.
Material of the nomen nudum Myrmica nodicornis referred here by Donisthorpe, 1915f: 134.


   (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists)
Nearctic Region: United States
Palearctic Region: Armenia, Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Myrmica lobicornis   Förster, A., 1850, Hymenopterologische Studien. 1. Formicariae., Aachen: Unknown Publisher: 69-70, (download) 69-70 8138
Myrmica lobicornis   Nylander, W., 1846, Adnotationes in monographiam formicarum borealium Europae., Acta Societatis Scientiarum Fennicae 2, pp. 875-944: 932-933, (download) 932-933 4277
Myrmica lobicornis   Collingwood, C. A., 1979, The Formicidae (Hymenoptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark., Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica 8, pp. 1-174: 51-52, (download) 51-52 6175
Myrmica lobicornis   Smith, F., 1858, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae., London: British Museum: 116, (download) 116 8127

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 10 times found in Unknown, 6 times found in Mixed canyon forest, 5 times found in aspen forest, 4 times found in shrubs, 2 times found in pine forest, 2 times found in Rocks (rocky-calcareous grasslands), 2 times found in Subalpine meadow, 1 times found in Wet grassland, 1 times found in Mixed montane forest, 1 times found in Mountain grassland, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 11 times under rock, 2 times log stage 2, 1 times under wood, 1 times nest under rotten log in the shade, 1 times nest in moss btw. grass, 1 times log stage 4.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 8 times Pitfall trap, 4 times Manual catch, 2 times search, 1 times Hand.

Elevations: collected from 1590 - 3353 meters, 2543 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Myrmica lobicornis foreli: antweb1008448; Lectotype of Myrmica lobicornis foreli: casent0913070; paralectotype of Myrmica lobicornis alpestris: casent0916908, casent0916909, casent0916910; paralectotype of Myrmica lobicornis arduennae: casent0904065; paratype of Myrmica lobicornis alpestris: casent0900288; syntype of Mymica schenki starki: casent0916902; syntype of Myrmica lobicornis kieviensis: casent0916911; syntype of Myrmica schencki brunescens: casent0916899; syntype of Myrmica lobicornis arduennae: casent0913068; syntype of Myrmica lobicornis foreli: casent0907640; syntype of Myrmica schencki brunescens: casent0913071; syntype of Myrmica schencki burtshakabramovitshi: casent0913069

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