Formica montaniformis

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Formica montaniformis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Formica
Species: F. montaniformis
Binomial name
Formica montaniformis
Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1929

This taxon is considered to be unidentifiable and its identity is uncertain.



Distribution based on type material

Russian Federation (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • montaniformis. Formica rufibarbis var. montaniformis Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1929b: 39 (w.) DAGHESTAN. Junior synonym of glauca: Dlussky, 1967a: 74 (misspelled as montanoides). Unidentifiable taxon: Seifert & Schultz, 2009: 272.



  • Dlussky, G. M. 1967a. Ants of the genus Formica (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, g. Formica). Moskva: Nauka Publishing House, 236 pp. (page 74, Junior synonym of glauca [misspelled as montanoides.])
  • Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, N. N. 1929b. Die Ameisenfauna Daghestans. Zool. Anz. 83: 34-45 (page 39, worker described)