Formica cinerea brevisetosa

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Formica cinerea brevisetosa
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Formica cinerea)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Formica
Species: Formica cinerea brevisetosa
Karavaiev, 1927

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Formica cinerea.


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

  • brevisetosa. Formica (Serviformica) cinerea var. brevisetosa Karavaiev, 1927a: 302 (w.) UKRAINE. [Unresolved junior primary homonym of brevisetosa Ruzsky, above.] Junior synonym of cinerea: Finzi, 1928a: 68. See also comment in Seifert, 2002b: 267.