Formica siamicarubra

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Formica siamicarubra
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Formica
Species: F. siamicarubra
Binomial name
Formica siamicarubra
Christ, 1791

The identity and distribution of this taxon are uncertain.



Distribution based on type material

"Barbary" (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • siamicarubra. Formica siamicarubra Christ, 1791: 518 (w.) "Barbary". Unidentifiable to genus; incertae sedis in Formica: Bolton, 1995b: 203. See also: Emery, 1892b: 162.



  • Christ, J. L. 1791. Naturgeschichte, Klassification und Nomenclatur der Insekten vom Bienen, Wespen und Ameisengeschlecht. Frankfurt: Hermann, 535 pp. (page 518, worker described)
  • Emery, C. 1892c [1891]. Note sinonimiche sulle formiche. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 23: 159-167 (page 162, see also)