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Species: Myrmica scabrinodis   Nylander, 1846 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Myrmica scabrinodis Nylander, 1846a PDF: 930 (w.q.m.) FINLAND. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Wheeler & Wheeler, 1953a PDF: 119 (l.); Hauschteck, 1965 PDF: 325 (k.); Wasmann, 1891a PDF: 298 (gynandromorph).
Senior synonym of Myrmica symbiotica: Csosz, 2012 PDF: 28.
Material of the nomen nudum Myrmica rugosa referred here by Mayr, 1855 PDF: 411.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
    Asia: Armenia, China, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, South Korea, Turkey
    Europe: Albania, Andorra, Austria, Balearic Islands, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Channel Islands, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Myrmica scabrinodis   Forel, A., 1890, Fourmis de Tunisie et de l'Algérie orientale., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique, Comptes-rendus des Seances 34, pp. 61-76: 75, (download) 75 3926
Myrmica scabrinodis   Förster, A., 1850, Hymenopterologische Studien. 1. Formicariae., Aachen: Unknown Publisher: 67-69, (download) 67-69 8138
Myrmica scabrinodis   Nylander, W., 1846, Adnotationes in monographiam formicarum borealium Europae., Acta Societatis Scientiarum Fennicae 2, pp. 875-944: 930-932, (download) 930-932 4277
Myrmica scabrinodis   Collingwood, C. A., 1979, The Formicidae (Hymenoptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark., Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica 8, pp. 1-174: 55, (download) 55 6175
Myrmica scabrinodis   Smith, F., 1858, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae., London: British Museum: 115, (download) 115 8127

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 387 times found in Unknown, 345 times found in heathlands, 237 times found in dry grassland, 230 times found in Wet grassland, 130 times found in Anthropogenic, 128 times found in Forest, 61 times found in Rocks (rocky-calcareous grasslands), 60 times found in dunes & inland dunes, 40 times found in shrubs, 39 times found in bogs & fenns, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times on the ground, 2 times under stones, 2 times ground nest, 2 times under rock, 1 times in cow through, 1 times in & under rotten log, 1 times ground foraging, 1 times ground foragers, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times foraging on ground, 1 times birch log, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1024 times Pitfall trap, 151 times Manual catch, 90 times Color trap, 59 times White pitfall, 51 times Malaise trap, 23 times search, 17 times White color trap, 6 times Pyramid trap, 4 times insect net, 2 times beating, 2 times flooding, ...

Elevations: collected from 350 - 2000 meters, 940 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1866-08-08 and 2020-09-05

Type specimens: Lectotype of Myrmica scabrinodis: antweb1008454; lectotype of Myrmica scabrinodis: antweb1041458; Lectotype of Myrmica rolandi reticulata: casent0913058; Lectotype of Myrmica scabrinodis rugulosoides: casent0907654; paralectotype of Myrmica pilosiscapus: casent0904069; syntype of Myrmica pilosiscapus: casent0900278; syntype of Myrmica pilosiscapus: casent0913079; syntype of Myrmica scabrinodis rugulosoides: casent0907597; type of Myrmica scabrinodis: focol1203; type of Myrmica scabrinodis var. rugulosoides: focol1204, focol1205; unpublished name: Myrmica scabrinodis gallica: casent0913064; unpublished name: Myrmica wesmaeli corsica: casent0913078, casent0913086

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