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Species: Formica (Serviformica) (fusca-group) fusca   Linnaeus, 1758 

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Formica fusca_nr, Formica fusca aculeata, Formica fusca algida, Formica fusca alpicola, Formica fusca blanda, Formica fusca borealis, Formica fusca cinereofuscoides, Formica fusca cinereoides, Formica fusca fairchildi, Formica fusca filchneri, Formica fusca fuscolemani, Formica fusca gelida, Formica fusca hyrcana, Formica fusca lusitanica, Formica fusca lutescens, Formica fusca maura, Formica fusca muralewiczi, Formica fusca nipponensis, Formica fusca occidentalis, Formica fusca orientalis, Formica fusca pallipes, Formica fusca piceogagates, Formica fusca piceoorientalis, Formica fusca rubescens, Formica fusca rufibarbis cinereoides, Formica fusca rufipes, Formica fusca rufobarboides, Formica fusca sulci, Formica fusca tombeuri, Formica fusca transcaucasicogagates, Formica fusca yatsuensis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in Unknown, 0 times found in heathlands, 0 times found in Forest, 0 times found in Anthropogenic, 0 times found in dry grassland, 0 times found in shrubs, 0 times found in Rocks (rocky-calcareous grasslands), 0 times found in Spruce-fir Forest, 0 times found in Wet grassland, 1 times found in Aspen forest, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 0 times Manual catch, 1 times pitfall trap, 6 times under rock, 22 times search, 28 times Bay Area Ant Survey (BAAS), 0 times Malaise trap, 0 times Log Stage 4, 0 times Window trap, 6 times hand collecting, 0 times Log stage 3, 0 times under stone, ...

Elevations: collected from 10 - 3810 meters, 1964 meters average

Type specimens: type of Formica fusca: casent0903269

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