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Formicina umbrata subsp. distinguenda Emery, 1916b: 64, figs. VI,4; VII,6 (w.q.) ITALY. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Karavaiev, 1936: 214 (m.).
[Also described as new, but Lasius bicornis susbp. Lasius distinguenda, by Emery, 1916a PDF: 242.].
Raised to species: Bondroit, 1918 PDF: 32.
Status as species: Müller, 1923b PDF: 130.
Junior synonym of Lasius umbratus: Wilson, 1955a PDF: 151.
Revived from synonymy as subspecies of Lasius umbratus: Pisarski, 1975: 39.
Revived status as species: Collingwood, 1978 PDF: 72.
See also: Collingwood, 1979 PDF: 102; Agosti & Collingwood, 1987a PDF: 58; Seifert, 1988: 149; Seifert, 1990 PDF: 10.
Senior synonym of Lasius hybrida: Stärcke, 1937 PDF: 57; Seifert, 1988: 149; of Lasius nuda and material of the unavailable name Lasius cereomicans referred here: Seifert, 1990 PDF: 10.


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