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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Specimen Labels

Identification

Keys including this Species

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Mongolia (type locality).


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Biology

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

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • 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.

Description

References

  • 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)