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Formica tuberum Fabricius, 1775: 393 (w.) SWEDEN. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Lepeletier, 1835: 183 (q.m.); Nylander, 1846a PDF: 939 (q.m.); Adlerz, 1886: 82 (gynandromorph); Hauschteck, 1962 PDF: 219 (k.).
Combination in Manica: Jurine, 1807 PDF: 279; in Leptothorax: Mayr, 1855 PDF: 442; in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 271.
Senior synonym of Temnothorax tuberosa: Stephens, 1829b: 356; Dalla Torre, 1893: 127; of Temnothorax melanocephalus: Casevitz-Weulersse, 1990b: 420; of Temnothorax acutinodis: Arakelian, 1994 PDF: 58; of Temnothorax pratostepposus: Radchenko, 1994e PDF: 157 (in key); of Temnothorax alaicus, Temnothorax ciscaucasicus, Temnothorax nigricephalus, Temnothorax stipaceus: Radchenko, 1995c: 14.
Material of the nomen nudum Temnothorax nigroscutellata referred here by Emery, 1914d: 2.


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