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Species: Lasius platythorax   Seifert, 1991 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Lasius (Lasius) platythorax Seifert, 1991b PDF: 73, figs. 3, 6, 7 (w.q.) GERMANY. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Prince, 1996: 299 (m.).
See also: Seifert, 1992b: 29.


   (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists)
Palearctic Region: Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

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 dry grassland, 0 times found in Wet grassland, 0 times found in Anthropogenic, 0 times found in bogs & fenns, 0 times found in Rocks (rocky-calcareous grasslands), 0 times found in shrubs, 0 times found in dunes & inland dunes, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 0 times in rotten log, 0 times under & in fallen log, 0 times in rotten tree, 0 times in log, 0 times in dry log, 1 times Foraging, 1 times beech forest, dry river-bed, 0 times at base of tree.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 0 times Pitfall trap, 0 times Manual catch, 0 times Malaise trap, 0 times sifting of soil samples, 0 times search, 0 times beating, 0 times Green color trap, 0 times insect net, 0 times light trap, 0 times White color trap, 0 times Window trap, ...

Elevations: collected from 5 - 542 meters, 130 meters average

Type specimens: paratype of Lasius platythorax: casent0913673, casent0915593; type of Lasius platythorax: focol0745

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