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Species: Formica yessensis   Wheeler, 1913 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Formica truncicola var. yessensis Wheeler, 1913i PDF: 391 (in key) (w.) JAPAN. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Formica rufa truncicola yessensis Forel, 1901; unavailable (infrasubspecific) name.].
[Misspelled as yessoensis by Teranishi, 1940: 23.].
Kupyanskaya, 1984: 103 (q.m.); Imai, 1966b PDF: 119 (k.).
Subspecies of Formica truncicola: Wheeler, 1913i PDF: 391 (in key); Ruzsky, 1926 PDF: 110; Wheeler, 1928d PDF: 124.
Junior synonym of Formica lugubris: Dlussky, 1965a PDF: 42 (in key); Dlussky, 1967a PDF: 91.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Japan
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected from 900 - 914 meters, 907 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1899-05-01 and 1972-08-10

Type specimens: syntype of Formica yessensis: casent0911087

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