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Species: Lasius atopus   Cole, 1958 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Lasius (Chthonolasius) atopus Cole, 1958a PDF: 75, fig. 1 (w.) U.S.A. (California). Nearctic. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: U.S.A.: California, Mendocino County, 3 mi. S Leggett, ca 1500 ft, 8.viii.1957 (A.C. Cole). Primary type depository: USNM. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 14 paratype workers. Secondary type locality: same as for holotype. Secondary type depositories: LACM, MCZC, USNM. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Smith, 1967a PDF: 368; Smith, 1979: 1438; Wheeler & Wheeler, 1986g PDF: 65 (in key); Bolton, 1995b: 221; Ward, 2005 PDF: 64.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Ward, P. S., 2005, A synoptic review of the ants of California (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 936, pp. 1-68

Lasius atopus ColeHNS 1958a

E1 [endemic to California], E2 [endemic to California floristic province (Hickman, 1993)]

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected on 1957-08-08 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: paratype of Lasius atopus: casent0103118

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