Proformica splendida

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Proformica splendida
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Proformica
Species: P. splendida
Binomial name
Proformica splendida
Dlussky, 1965

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: China, Kyrgyzstan (type locality).

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.

  • splendida. Proformica splendida Dlussky, 1965b: 28 (w.) KYRGYZSTAN. See also: Dlussky, 1969a: 220; Tarbinsky, 1976: 167.



  • Dlussky, G. M. 1965b. Entomological research in Kirghizia. Three new species of ants from Kirghizia. Entomol. Issled. Kirg. 4: 27-33 (page 28, worker described)
  • Dlussky, G. M. 1969a. Ants of the genus Proformica Ruzs. of the USSR and contiguous countries (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Zool. Zh. 48: 218-232 (page 220, see also)
  • Tarbinsky, Y. S. 1976. The ants of Kirghizia. Frunze: Ilim, 217 pp. (page 167, see also)