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Species: Formica yessensis   Wheeler, 1913 

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Note: Not a Valid Taxon Name

Current Valid Name:

Formica truncorum

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Formica truncicola var. yessensis Wheeler, 1913i PDF: 391 (in key) (w.) JAPAN. Palearctic. Primary type information: Type-locality: Japan: Hokaido, Sorachi, ca. 100 km ENE Sapporo. Type-depository: MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Formica rufa truncicola yessensis Forel, 1901; unavailable (infrasubspecific) name.].
[Misspelled as yessoensis by Teranishi, 1940: 23.].
Kupyanskaya, 1984: 103 (q.m.); Imai, 1966b PDF: 119 (k.).
Subspecies of Formica truncicola: Wheeler, 1913i PDF: 391 (in key); Ruzsky, 1926 PDF: 110; Wheeler, 1928d PDF: 124.
Junior synonym of Formica lugubris: Dlussky, 1965a PDF: 42 (in key); Dlussky, 1967a PDF: 91.
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  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected at 914 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1955-04-14 and 1955-05-09

Type specimens:

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