Aphaenogaster finzii

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Aphaenogaster finzii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Stenammini
Genus: Aphaenogaster
Species: A. finzii
Binomial name
Aphaenogaster finzii
Müller, 1921

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Specimen Labels


A member of the Aphaenogaster pallida-group.

Keys including this Species


Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Greece, Italy, Montenegro, Republic of Macedonia, Serbia.

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.

  • finzii. Aphaenogaster pallida subsp. finzii Müller, 1921: 47 (w.) YUGOSLAVIA. Müller, 1923: 53 (q.m.). Raised to species: Agosti & Collingwood, 1987a: 53. See also: Finzi, 1930a: 153.



  • 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 53, raised to species)
  • Borowiec, L. & Salata, S. 2013. Ants of Greece – additions and corrections (Hymenoptera Formicidae). Genus (Wroclaw) 24, 335-401.
  • Finzi, B. 1930a. Contributo allo studio degli Aphaenogaster paleartici (Formicidae-Myrmicinae). Boll. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 62: 151-156 (page 153, see also)
  • Müller, G. 1921. Due nuove formiche della regione Adriatica. Boll. Soc. Adriat. Sci. Nat. Trieste 27(2 2: 46-49 (page 47, worker described)
  • Müller, G. 1923b. Le formiche della Venezia Guilia e della Dalmazia. Boll. Soc. Adriat. Sci. Nat. Trieste 28: 11-180 (page 53, queen, male described)