Formica lutea

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Formica lutea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Formica
Species: F. lutea
Binomial name
Formica lutea
Duméril, 1860

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on type material

France (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • lutea. Formica lutea Duméril, 1860: 930 (w.q.m.) FRANCE. [Unresolved junior primary homonym of lutea Smith, F. 1858b: 19 (Bolton, 1995b: 198).] Unidentifiable to genus; incertae sedis in Formica: Bolton, 1995b: 198.

Description

References

  • Duméril, C. 1860. Entomologie analytique. [part]. Mém. Acad. Sci. Inst. Fr. 31: 665-1340 (page 930, worker, queen, male described)