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Species: Lasius carniolicus   Mayr, 1861 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Lasius carniolicus Mayr, 1861 PDF: 51 (diagnosis in key) (q.) YUGOSLAVIA. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1886h PDF: 206 (w.m.)
Combination in Formicina: Emery, 1916a PDF: 242.
Combination in Acanthomyops: Ruzsky, 1925b PDF: 45.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Afghanistan, China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Turkey
    Europe: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Russia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Indomalaya, Palearctic

Distribution Notes:

2 localities in Centr. & SW SLO
one known locality in CZ


in soil and under stones
xerothermous grassland


(Dutch vernacular name: kaaskopmier)


Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Lasius carniolicus   Forel, A., 1886, Études myrmécologiques en 1886., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 30, pp. 131-215: 76-78, (download) 76-78 3923
Lasius carniolicus   Collingwood, C. A., 1979, The Formicidae (Hymenoptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark., Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica 8, pp. 1-174: 108, (download) 108 6175

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times des pierre.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Hand.

Elevations: collected from 185 - 1500 meters, 642 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1901-08-01 00:00:00.0 and 2012-04-14 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Lasius carniolicus: casent0911053, casent0913597, casent0915588, casent0915589; syntype of Lasius carniolicus kusnezovi: antweb1008432, casent0917312

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