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Species: Pseudolasius familiaris   (Smith, 1860) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Formica familiaris Smith, 1860a PDF: 68 (q.) INDONESIA (Sulawesi). Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Mayr, 1867a PDF: 75 (m.); Emery, 1887a PDF: 244 (footnote) (w.); Forel, 1894c PDF: 405 (w.).
Combination in Lasius: Mayr, 1867a PDF: 74.
Combination in Pseudolasius: Emery, 1887a PDF: 244 (footnote).
Status as species: Mayr, 1863a PDF: 414; Roger, 1863b PDF: 12; Mayr, 1865 PDF: 55 (redescription); Mayr, 1867a PDF: 74 (redescription); Smith, 1871a PDF: 307; Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 180; Emery, 1893g PDF: 195; Forel, 1894c PDF: 405; Emery, 1900: 700; Forel, 1901c: 25; Dahl, 1901 PDF: 12; Emery, 1901i PDF: 568; Bingham, 1903 PDF: 338; Forel, 1905f PDF: 26; Forel, 1906b PDF: 85; Forel, 1907h PDF: 18; Forel, 1911b PDF: 207; Forel, 1911f PDF: 390; Emery, 1911d PDF: 215; Emery, 1925d PDF: 215; Donisthorpe, 1932c PDF: 457; Wheeler, 1935g: 48; Wheeler, 1937a PDF: 24; Donisthorpe, 1942i PDF: 168 (redescription); Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 204; Bolton, 1995b: 370; Tang et al., 1995: 112; Mathew & Tiwari, 2000 PDF: 345; Pfeiffer et al., 2011 PDF: 43; Bharti et al., 2012b PDF: 812 (in key); Guénard & Dunn, 2012 PDF: 38; Bharti et al., 2016 PDF: 32; Akbar et al., 2017 10.13102/sociobiology.v64i2.1188 PDF: 137 (in key).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:


Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Forel, A., 1894, Les formicides de l'Empire des Indes et de Ceylan. Part IV. Adjonction aux genres Camponotus, Mayr., et Polyrhachis, Shuck., Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 8, pp. 396-420

I. P. familiarisHNS (Smith).

Birmanie (d'apres Emery).

[[ worker ]] Minor: - L.: 2, 6 Mill. ([[ queen ]] 10 Mill.). Jaunatre; yeux plus petits et pubescence plus abondante que chez le P. brevicepsHNS.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: Holotype of Pseudolasius familiaris: casent0901892

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