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Species: Leptothorax gredleri   Mayr, 1855 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Leptothorax gredleri Mayr, 1855 PDF: 438 (w.q.) AUSTRIA, GERMANY. Palearctic. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers, syntype queens (numbers not stated). Type-localities Austria: Vienna, Prater (G. Mayr); Austria: nr Schönbrunn (no collector’s name), Austria: Salzburg, Fuscher-Thal (G. Mayr), Gemany: Nassau (Schenck). Type-depository: NHMW. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Misspelled as greedleri by Soudek, 1922b PDF: 50; Novák, in Novák & Sadil, 1941 PDF: 90.].
Schenck, 1861: 196 (m.).
As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Forel, 1874 PDF: 84 (in key), 87 (in list); Emery & Forel, 1879 PDF: 458.
Junior synonym of Leptothorax muscorum: Roger, 1862c PDF: 296; Roger, 1863b PDF: 26; André, 1874c: 203 (in list); Brown, 1955a PDF: 47 (in text).
Status as species: Gredler, 1858 PDF: 25; Smith, 1858a PDF: 118; Mayr, 1861 PDF: 58 (in key); Mayr, 1863a PDF: 427; Bondroit, 1918 PDF: 122; Novák, in Novák & Sadil, 1941 PDF: 90 (in key); Buschinger, 1966c PDF: 165; Bernard, 1967a PDF: 389 (redescription); Kutter, 1968b PDF: 60; Baroni Urbani, 1971c PDF: 98; Collingwood, 1971 PDF: 160; Pisarski, 1975: 24; Kutter, 1977c: 129; Agosti & Collingwood, 1987a PDF: 55; Agosti & Collingwood, 1987b PDF: 273 (in key); Bolton, 1995b: 239; Douwes, 1995: 89; Poldi et al., 1995: 4; Gallé et al., 1998: 215; Csosz, 2001: 103; Czechowski et al., 2002 PDF: 43; Bolton, 2003 PDF: 270; Karaman & Karaman, 2005 PDF: 55; Bračko, 2006 PDF: 136; Petrov, 2006 PDF: 95 (in key); Bračko, 2007 PDF: 17; Seifert, 2007: 225; Werner & Wiezik, 2007 PDF: 140; Casevitz-Weulersse & Galkowski, 2009 PDF: 488; Boer, 2010: 50; Csosz et al., 2011 PDF: 57; Legakis, 2011 PDF: 16; Karaman, 2011b PDF: 27; Borowiec & Salata, 2012 PDF: 510; Czechowski et al., 2012: 135; Borowiec, 2014 PDF: 99; Lebas et al., 2016: 284; Radchenko, 2016: 211; Steiner et al., 2017: 12; Salata & Borowiec, 2018c 10.5281/zenodo.2199191 PDF: 46; Seifert, 2018: 193; Werner et al., 2018 PDF: 7.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Italy, Poland
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Palearctic

Distribution Notes:

Few localities in Centr. & E SLO

Biology:

Found in virtually all mesic habitats. Nests in soil, under rocks, moss, bark and in dead wood.

Notes:

(Dutch vernacular name: gladde slankmier)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in oak tree, 1 times found in Rocks (rocky-calcareous grasslands), 1 times found in Unknown.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under bark of fallen Pinus silvestris branch.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times hand collecting, 1 times Manual catch, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 115 - 1000 meters, 266 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1991-06-14 and 2016-04-05

Type specimens: syntype of Leptothorax gredleri: casent0919747; syntype of Leptothorax muscorum gredleri: casent0901772



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