Formica thoracica

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Formica thoracica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Formica
Species: F. thoracica
Binomial name
Formica thoracica
Olivier, 1792

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on type material

France (type locality).

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • thoracica. Formica thoracica Olivier, 1792: 503 (q.m.) FRANCE. Unidentifiable to genus; incertae sedis in Formica: Bolton, 1995b: 205.

Description

References

  • Olivier, A. G. 1792. Encyclopédie méthodique. Histoire naturelle. Insectes. Tome 6. (pt. 2). Paris: Panckoucke, pp. 369-704. (page 503, queen, male described)