Formica ungeri neutra

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Formica ungeri neutra
Temporal range: Fossil (details uncertain)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Formica
Species: F. ungeri
Subspecies: F. ungeri neutra
Trinomial name
Formica ungeri neutra
Heer, 1849

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

  • neutra. †Formica redtenbacheri subsp. neutra Heer, 1849: 130 (q.?).
    • [Also described as new by Heer, 1850: 130.]
    • Combination in Lasius: Bolton, 1995b: 224.
    • Combination in Formica: Dlussky & Putyatina, 2014: 254.
    • [Note: †redtenbacheri referred to Lasius by Mayr, 1867b: 54; hence its subspecies †neutra followed (Bolton, 1995b: 224). Later, †redtenbacheri recombined in Formica.]
    • Subspecies of †redtenbacheri: Dalla Torre, 1893: 191.
    • Subspecies of †ungeri: Dlussky & Putyatina, 2014: 254.
    • [Note: by implication as †redtenbacheri returned to Formica as a junior synonym of †ungeri).

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