Lepisiota semenovi

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Lepisiota semenovi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Lepisiota
Species: L. semenovi
Binomial name
Lepisiota semenovi
(Ruzsky, 1905)

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Specimen Labels

Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russian Federation (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.

  • arnoldovi. Acantholepis frauenfeldi var. arnoldovi Ruzsky, 1905b: 462 (w.) KAZAKHSTAN. Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 226. Junior synonym of semenovi: Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 163.
  • semenovi. Acantholepis frauenfeldi var. semenovi Ruzsky, 1905b: 461 (w.) RUSSIA. Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 228. Subspecies of frauenfeldi: Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1929c: 485. Raised to species: Pisarski, 1967: 410; Dlussky & Zabelin, 1985: 235. Senior synonym of arnoldovi, coriacea, deserticola, halinae, integrisquama, latisquama, litoralis, mediorubra, transcaspiensis, turkmena and material of the unavailable names infumata, minuta referred here: Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 163-165.
  • transcaspiensis. Acantholepis frauenfeldi var. transcaspiensis Santschi, 1917d: 43 (w.) RUSSIA. Karavaiev, 1926e: 188 (q.m.). Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 228. Subspecies of frauenfeldi: Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1929c: 484. Junior synonym of semenovi: Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 163.
  • coriacea. Acantholepis frauenfeldi subsp. coriacea Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1929c: 487, fig. 10 (w.) KAZAKHSTAN. Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 227. Junior synonym of semenovi: Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 165.
  • deserticola. Acantholepis frauenfeldi subsp. deserticola Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1929c: 485, fig. 5 (w.) KAZAKHSTAN. Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 227. Junior synonym of semenovi: Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 165.
  • halinae. Acantholepis frauenfeldi subsp. halinae Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1929c: 489, fig. 13 (w.) KAZAKHSTAN. Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 227. Junior synonym of sericea: Pisarski, 1967: 408; of semenovi: Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 165.
  • integrisquama. Acantholepis frauenfeldi subsp. integrisquama Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1929c: 486, fig. 8 (w.) KAZAKHSTAN. Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 227. Junior synonym of semenovi: Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 165.
  • latisquama. Acantholepis frauenfeldi subsp. latisquama Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1929c: 487, fig. 9 (w.) KAZAKHSTAN. Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 227. Junior synonym of semenovi: Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 165.
  • litoralis. Acantholepis frauenfeldi subsp. litoralis Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1929c: 488, fig. 11 (w.) KAZAKHSTAN. Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 227. Junior synonym of semenovi: Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 165.
  • mediorubra. Acantholepis frauenfeldi subsp. mediorubra Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1929c: 486, fig. 7 (w.) KAZAKHSTAN. Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 228. Junior synonym of semenovi: Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 165.
  • turkmena. Acantholepis frauenfeldi subsp. turkmena Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1929c: 488, fig. 12 (w.) KAZAKHSTAN. Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 229. Junior synonym of semenovi: Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 165.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 228, Combination in Lepisiota)
  • Borowiec, L. & Salata, S. 2013. Ants of Greece – additions and corrections (Hymenoptera Formicidae). Genus (Wroclaw) 24, 335-401.
  • Dlussky, G. M.; Soyunov, O. S.; Zabelin, S. I. 1990 [1989]. Ants of Turkmenistan. Ashkhabad: Ylym Press, 273 pp. (page 163-165, Senior synonym of arnoldovi, coriacea, deserticola, halinae, integrisquama, latisquama, litoralis, mediorubra, transcaspiensis, turkmena, and material of the unavailable names infumata and minuta referred here)
  • Dlussky, G. M.; Zabelin, S. I. 1985. Ant fauna (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) of the River Sumbar Basin (south-west Kopetdag). Pp. 208-246 in: Nechaevaya, N. T. (ed.) The vegetation and animal world of western Kopetdag. Ashkhabad: Ylym, 278 pp. (page 235, Raised to species)
  • Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, N. N. 1929c. Die Gattung Acantholepis in Turkestan. Zool. Anz. 82: 477-492 (page 485, Subspecies of frauenfeldi)
  • Pisarski, B. 1967a. Fourmis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) d'Afghanistan récoltées par M. Dr. K. Lindberg. Ann. Zool. (Warsaw) 24: 375-425 (page 410, Raised to species)
  • Ruzsky, M. 1905b. The ants of Russia. (Formicariae Imperii Rossici). Systematics, geography and data on the biology of Russian ants. Part I. Tr. Obshch. Estestvoispyt. Imp. Kazan. Univ. 38(4-6 6: 1-800 (page 461, worker described)