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Species: Myrmica salina   Ruzsky, 1905 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Myrmica scabrinodis var. salina Ruzsky, 1905b: 687 (w.q.m.) RUSSIA & KAZAKHSTAN. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Subspecies of Myrmica schencki: Weber, 1948a PDF: 302.
Junior synonym of Myrmica lonae: Sadil, 1952 PDF: 249.
Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Arnol'di, 1970b PDF: 1842; Arnol'di & Dlussky, 1978: 534; Seifert, 1988b: 25.
Junior synonym of Myrmica lacustris: Radchenko, 1994h PDF: 77.
Revived from synonymy: Seifert, 1994a PDF: 13; Seifert, 2002a PDF: 96, 99.
Senior synonym of Myrmica ahngeri, Myrmica georgica, Myrmica tobiasi: Seifert, 2011 PDF: 183.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan
    Europe: Russia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Few localities in E & SE SLO


Salt marshes. Nests in soil and under rocks, in grass turf, especially on lasine soil.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected at 500 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1966-08-06 and 1985-07-21

Type specimens: Holotype of Myrmica georgica: antweb1041280; Lectotype of Myrmica scabrinodis salina: casent0904072; paratype of Myrmica georgica: casent0917694; paratype of Myrmica tobiasi: antweb1008462, casent0917689, casent0917690; syntype of Myrmica scabrinodis salina: antweb1008457; type of Myrmica georgica: focol0723

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