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Species: Lasius platythorax   Seifert, 1991 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

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.


Palearctic Region: Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Brabant-Wallon, Brussel Hoofdstedelijk G, Bulgaria, Central Bohemia, Crete, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hainaut, Hovedstaden, Hungary, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Limburg, Luxembourg, Montenegro, Namur, Netherlands, Norway, Oost-Vlaanderen, Poland, Romania, Russia, Ryazan, Sjaelland, Skåne, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Vidin, Vlaams-Brabant, Västra Götaland, West-Vlaanderen, Western Finland, Zurich

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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