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Formica affinis Schenck, 1852 PDF: 62 (w.q.m.) GERMANY. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

[Junior primary homonym of Formica affinis Leach, 1825 PDF: 290.].
Replacement name: Lasius citrinus Emery, 1922b PDF: 12.
, oldest synonym and hence first available replacement name: Seifert, 1990 PDF: 7.
Combination in Lasius: Mayr, 1861 PDF: 50; in Formicina: Emery, 1916a PDF: 242; in Acanthomyops: Ruzsky, 1925b PDF: 45; in Lasius (Chthonolasius): Ruzsky, 1914a PDF: 61; Emery, 1925d PDF: 233.
Junior synonym of Lasius bicornis: Smith, 1858a PDF: 8.
Revived from synonymy: Mayr, 1863a PDF: 425.
Subspecies of Lasius umbratus: Forel, 1874 PDF: 47; Mayr, 1886d PDF: 430; Emery, 1925d PDF: 233; Karavaiev, 1936: 214; of Lasius bicornis: André, 1882b: 196; Nasonov, 1889: 24; Forel, 1915d: 52; Emery, 1916a PDF: 242.
Junior synonym of Lasius umbratus: Wilson, 1955a PDF: 150.
Revived from synonymy: Collingwood, 1963b PDF: 145.
Status as species: Collingwood & Yarrow, 1969 PDF: 80; Baroni Urbani, 1971c PDF: 209; Kutter, 1977c: 232; Collingwood, 1979 PDF: 102; Seifert, 1988: 163; Atanassov & Dlussky, 1992: 248.


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