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Species: Formica integroides   Wheeler, 1913 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Formica truncicola subsp. integroides Wheeler, 1913i PDF: 438 (w.q.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Formica rufa obscuriventris integroides Emery, 1893k PDF: 649; unavailable name.].
Subspecies of Formica rufa: Creighton, 1940a PDF: 3.
Raised to species and senior synonym of Formica subcaviceps: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 489.
Senior synonym of Formica subfasciata: Brown, 1965d PDF: 185.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Canada, Mexico, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in oak woodland, 3 times found in pine woodland, 2 times found in Cercocarpus scrub, 1 times found in conifer forest, 2 times found in coastal scrub, 1 times found in pine/oak/douglas fir forest, 3 times found in chaparral, 2 times found in greasewood-saltbush desert, 2 times found in mixed conifer/broadleaf riparian zone, 1 times found in montane chaparral, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 10 times mound nest, 3 times thatch mound, 2 times ground forager(s), 1 times nest at base of Pseudotsuga menziesii, 1 times nest in soil under rock, 1 times strays on ground, 2 times strays, 1 times sagebrush canyon and stream, 1 times ground nest, 1 times ground foragers, 1 times thatch mound around stump, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times hand collecting, 8 times search, 2 times direct collection, 1 times Bay Area Ant Survey (BAAS).

Elevations: collected from 46 - 2660 meters, 1107 meters average

Type specimens: paratype of Formica rufa obscuriventris integroides: casent0905699

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