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Species: Lasius (Lasius) alienus   (Foerster, 1850) 

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Lasius alienus alieno, Lasius alienus alieno-brunneus, Lasius alienus alieno-niger, Lasius alienus alieno-nigra, Lasius alienus alienus, Lasius alienus americanus, Lasius alienus barbarus, Lasius alienus illyricus, Lasius alienus lasioides, Lasius alienus nigro-alienus, Lasius alienus pannonica, Lasius alienus pontica, Lasius alienus turcicus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Formica aliena Foerster, 1850a: 36 (w.m.) GERMANY. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Lasius americanus, Lasius pannonica and material of the unavailable names Lasius alienoamericanus, Lasius flavidus, Lasius turkmenus referred here: Wilson, 1955a PDF: 77.

Taxon Page Author History

On 2012-07-25 17:14:13 Eli Sarnat modified Identification
On 2012-07-20 18:29:59 Eli Sarnat modified Biology
On 2012-07-20 18:29:01 Eli Sarnat modified Distribution

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Lasius alienus   Forel, A., 1890, Fourmis de Tunisie et de l'Algérie orientale., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique, Comptes-rendus des Seances 34, pp. 61-76: 67, (download) 67 3926
Lasius alienus   Collingwood, C. A., 1979, The Formicidae (Hymenoptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark., Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica 8, pp. 1-174: 97-98, (download) 97-98 6175
Lasius alienus   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 alienus   Ward, P. S., 2005, A synoptic review of the ants of California (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 936, pp. 1-68: -1, (download) -1 21008
Lasius alienus   Forel, A., 1894, Les formicides de l'Empire des Indes et de Ceylan. Part IV. Adjonction aux genres Camponotus, Mayr., et Polyrhachis, Shuck., Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 8, pp. 396-420: 404, (download) 404 3951
Lasius alienus nov. sp.  Andre, E., 1887, Description de quelques fourmis nouvelles ou imparfaitement connues., Revista de Entomologia 6, pp. 280-298: 288, (download) 288 6877

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in Unknown, 0 times found in Rocks (rocky-calcareous grasslands), 0 times found in Pinyon-cedar woodland, 1 times found in beech-maple forest, 0 times found in heathlands, 1 times found in Meadow, 1 times found in mixed hardwood forest, 0 times found in pinyon-cedar-oak woodland, 0 times found in Short grass prairie, 0 times found in shortgrass prairie, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 2 times Under rock, 2 times pitfall trap, 47 times search, 1 times log stage 4, 8 times hand collecting, 0 times Manual catch, 2 times log stage 3, 0 times under log, 3 times winkler, 6 times Bay Area Ant Survey (BAAS), 1 times log stage 5, ...

Elevations: collected from 5 - 3170 meters, 1341 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Formica aliena: casent0915591; syntype of Lasius niger americanus: casent0905677

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