Pseudolasius emeryi Forel

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Pseudolasius emeryi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Lasiini
Genus: Pseudolasius
Species: P. emeryi
Binomial name
Pseudolasius emeryi
Forel, 1911
At a Glance • Polygynous  • Diploid male  



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: China.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Countries Occupied

Number of countries occupied by this species based on AntWiki Regional Taxon Lists. In general, fewer countries occupied indicates a narrower range, while more countries indicates a more widespread species.

Estimated Abundance

Relative abundance based on number of AntMaps records per species (this species within the purple bar). Fewer records (to the left) indicates a less abundant/encountered species while more records (to the right) indicates more abundant/encountered species.



Diploid males are known to occur in this or a closely related species (reported as Pseudolasius sp. near emeryi) (found in 26% of 27 examined nests) (Hung et al., 1972; Cournault & Aron, 2009).

  • Liu, C. et al. 2020. Ants of the Hengduan Mountains, Figure 54, Pseudolasius emeryi.


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

  • emeryi. Pseudolasius emeryi Forel, 1911g: 286 (w.) MYANMAR. Wheeler, W.M. 1928c: 33 (s.w.q.m.).