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Genus: Raptiformica   Forel, 1913 


Note: Not a Valid Taxon Name

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Raptiformica Forel, 1913j PDF: 361 [as subgenus of Formica]. Type-species: Formica sanguinea, by original designation. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raptiformica as junior synonym of Formica: Wheeler, 1922: 699 (footnote); Smith, 1951c PDF: 860; Smith, 1979: 1448; Agosti, 1994b PDF: 107; Bolton, 1995b: 45; Tang et al., 1995: 103; Bolton, 2003 PDF: 128.
[Note: many authors retain Raptiformica as a subgenus of Formica; the name is often encountered in the regional literature.].
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  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.

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