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Species: Lasius (Lasius) himalayanus   Bingham, 1903 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Lasius himalayanus Bingham, 1903 PDF: 340 (w.) INDIA. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Lasius niger brunneus himalayanus Forel, 1894c PDF: 404; unavailable name.].
Junior synonym of Lasius brunneus: Wilson, 1955a PDF: 47.
Revived from synonymy: Seifert, 1992b PDF: 8 [ostensibly as a subspecies of Lasius brunneus, but Seifert states, on the same page, that Lasius himalayanus may be a valid species and is treated as such here]; Seifert, 2020 10.25674/so92iss1pp15 PDF: 48.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: India
    Europe: Italy
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Indomalaya, Palearctic

Distribution Notes:


Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected on 1925-02-06

Type specimens: syntype of Lasius himalayanus: casent0903216, casent0911043

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