Lasius alienus barbarus

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Lasius alienus barbarus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Lasius lasioides)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Lasiini
Genus: Lasius
Species: Lasius alienus barbarus
Santschi, 1931

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Lasius lasioides.


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

  • barbarus. Lasius alienus var. barbarus Santschi, 1931a: 11 (w.) MOROCCO. [First available use of Lasius niger st. lasioides var. barbara Santschi, 1921e: 170; unavailable name.] Subspecies of brunneus: Santschi, 1936c: 208. Junior synonym of alienus: Wilson, 1955a: 78; of lasioides: Seifert, 1992b: 8.