Formica kozlovi

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

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Keys including this Species


Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Mongolia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


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This species is a host for the ant Polyergus nigerrimus (a slave maker).



The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • kozlovi. Formica (Serviformica) kozlovi Dlussky, 1965a: 32 (w.q.) CHINA, MONGOLIA.
    • Status as species: Dlussky, 1967a: 64; Radchenko, 1994b: 113 (in key); Bolton, 1995b: 197.



  • Dlussky, G. M. 1965a. Ants of the genus Formica L. of Mongolia and northeast Tibet (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Ann. Zool. (Warsaw) 23: 15-43 (page 32, worker, queen described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Antonov I. A., and A. S. Pleshanov. 2011. Ecological-geographical features of Myrmicafauna of Baikal Region. Bulletin of the Buryat State. Univ. 4: 104-108.
  • Bayartogtokh B., U. Aibek, S. Yamane, and M. Pfeiffer. 2014. Diversity and biogeography of ants in Mongolia (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Asian Myrmecology 6: 1-20.
  • Pisarski B. 1969. Fourmis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) de la Mongolie. Fragmenta Faunistica (Warsaw). 15: 221-236.