Proformica oculatissima

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Proformica oculatissima
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Proformica
Species: P. oculatissima
Binomial name
Proformica oculatissima
(Forel, 1886)

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Greece (type locality), Republic of Macedonia.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • oculatissima. Formica oculatissima Forel, 1886e: clxii (m.) GREECE. Combination in F. (Proformica): Emery, 1909b: 203; in Proformica: Agosti & Collingwood, 1987a: 61.



  • Agosti, D.; Collingwood, C. A. 1987a. A provisional list of the Balkan ants (Hym. Formicidae) and a key to the worker caste. I. Synonymic list. Mitt. Schweiz. Entomol. Ges. 60: 51-62 (page 61, Combination in Proformica)
  • Emery, C. 1909b. Beiträge zur Monographie der Formiciden des paläarktischen Faunengebietes. (Hym.) Teil VII. Dtsch. Entomol. Z. 1909: 179-204 (page 203, Combination in F. (Proformica))
  • Forel, A. 1886c. Diagnoses provisoires de quelques espèces nouvelles de fourmis de Madagascar, récoltées par M. Grandidier. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 30:ci-cvii. (page clxii, male described)