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Species: Proformica nasuta   (Nylander, 1856) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Formica nasuta Nylander, 1856b PDF: 66 (w.) FRANCE. Palearctic. Primary type information: neotype: FRA, N43.83544 E4.61828, Beaucaire, 9 juillet 2011, leg. R. Blatrix & C. Lebas; MNHN-1598; MNHN AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Misspelled as nasula by Forel, 1909c PDF: 105.]
Forel, 1886h PDF: 205 (q.); Ruzsky, 1903b PDF: 304 (m.)
Combination in Cataglyphis: Mayr, 1861 PDF: 45 (in key); Roger, 1863b PDF: 12.
Combination in Myrmecocystus: Emery & Forel, 1879 PDF: 449.
Combination in Proformica: Emery, 1912f PDF: 100; Ruzsky, 1915a PDF: 433 (footnote); Bondroit, 1918 PDF: 40.
Junior synonym of Cataglyphis cursor: Mayr, 1861 PDF: 45 (in key); Mayr, 1863a PDF: 402; Roger, 1863b PDF: 12; Dours, 1873 PDF: 166; André, 1874: 202 (in list); Mayr, 1877a: 8; Mayr, 1880 PDF: 28.
Status as species: Smith, 1858a PDF: 6; Emery & Forel, 1879 PDF: 449; Emery, 1880 PDF: 390 (footnote); André, 1882c PDF: 177 (in key); Forel, 1886h PDF: 205; Nasonov, 1889: 21; Forel, 1892j PDF: 307; Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 201; Ruzsky, 1896 PDF: 70; Ruzsky, 1902a PDF: 232; Ruzsky, 1902d PDF: 13; Ruzsky, 1903b PDF: 304; Forel, 1904c PDF: 384; Ruzsky, 1905b: 421; Forel, 1906c PDF: 189; Emery, 1909b PDF: 200; Forel, 1909c PDF: 105; Karavaiev, 1912b PDF: 588; Emery, 1912f PDF: 100; Wheeler, 1913i PDF: 543 (redescription); Bondroit, 1918 PDF: 40; Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1923b PDF: 246; Emery, 1925d PDF: 243; Santschi, 1925g PDF: 353; Schkaff, 1925b PDF: 276; Santschi, 1926f PDF: 289; Karavaiev, 1927a PDF: 303; Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1927b PDF: 29 (in key); Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1928a PDF: 18; Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1929b PDF: 40; Stitz, 1930a PDF: 238; Santschi, 1932e PDF: 73; Arnol'di, 1933a: 604 (in key); Karavaiev, 1935b PDF: 108; Schmitz, 1950 PDF: 14; Wellenius, 1955 PDF: 16; Ceballos, 1956: 319; Stumper, 1957b PDF: 87; Bernard, 1967a PDF: 284 (redescription); Collingwood & Yarrow, 1969 PDF: 86; Dlussky, 1969a PDF: 224 (redescription); Báez & Ortega, 1978: 189; Collingwood, 1978 PDF: 93 (in key); Espadaler & Cagniant, 1987 PDF: 136; Agosti & Collingwood, 1987b PDF: 288 (in key); Bolton, 1995b: 368; Espadaler, 1997g PDF: 29; Collingwood & Prince, 1998: 27 (in key); Markó et al., 2006 PDF: 69; Petrov, 2006 PDF: 114 (in key); Gratiashvili & Barjadze, 2008 PDF: 134; Casevitz-Weulersse & Galkowski, 2009 PDF: 486; Lapeva-Gjonova et al., 2010 PDF: 56; Legakis, 2011 PDF: 36; Borowiec & Salata, 2012 PDF: 532; Guénard & Dunn, 2012 PDF: 38; Kiran & Karaman, 2012 PDF: 15; Borowiec, 2014 PDF: 151 (see note in bibliography); Lebas et al., 2016: 240; Galkowski et al., 2017 10.5852/ejt.2017.290 PDF: 13 (redescription).
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Canary Islands
    Asia: China, Georgia, Turkey
    Europe: Bulgaria, France, Greece, Macedonia, Portugal, Romania, Spain
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Palearctic

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Proformica nasuta   Kuznetzov-Ugamskij, N. N., 1928, Beiträge zur Ameisenfauna Mittelasiens. I. Die Gattung Proformica Ruzsky, 1903., Zoologischer Anzeiger 75, pp. 7-23: 7-23, (download) 7-23 4747
Proformica nasuta   Kuznetzov-Ugamskij, N. N., 1928, Beiträge zur Ameisenfauna Mittelasiens. I. Die Gattung Proformica Ruzsky, 1903., Zoologischer Anzeiger 75, pp. 7-23: 7-23, (download) 7-23 4747

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Sandy soil, 1 times found in Ruderal.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times Foraging.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Hand.

Elevations: collected from 1095 - 1300 meters, 1166 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1918-03-28 00:00:00.0 and 2015-08-29 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Formica nasuta depilis: casent0912275, casent0912276



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