Formica argentea Wheeler, 1912 valid
Formica fusca var. argentea Wheeler, 1912c: 90
  • Replacement name for Formica fusca argentata Wheeler, 1902. [Junior primary homonym of Polyrhachis argentata (Fabricius, 1804).].
  • Wheeler, 1913i: 502 (q.m.).
  • Combination in Formica (Serviformica): Emery, 1925d: 248.
  • As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Wheeler, 1913i: 499; Emery, 1925d: 248.
  • Subspecies of Formica fusca: Wheeler, 1913i: 398 (in key); Wheeler, 1917a: 545; Cole, 1936a: 38; Cole, 1937b: 138; Wing, 1939: 165; Cole, 1942: 383; Buren, 1944a: 301; Wheeler & Wheeler, 1944: 260; Smith, 1951c: 864.
  • Junior synonym of Formica fusca: Creighton, 1950a: 532; Smith, 1958c: 155.
  • Status as species: Francoeur, 1973: 141 (redescription); Francoeur, 1975: 261; Hunt & Snelling, 1975: 23; Francoeur, 1977b: 208; Wheeler & Wheeler, 1977b: 15 (in key); Yensen et al., 1977: 184; Wheeler & Wheeler, 1978b: 394; Francoeur & Snelling, 1979: 4; Smith, 1979: 1452; Allred, 1982: 462; Wheeler & Wheeler, 1986g: 89; MacKay et al., 1988: 113; Wheeler et al., 1994: 306; Bolton, 1995b: 191; Mackay & Mackay, 2002: 334; Coovert, 2005: 140; Ward, 2005: 63; Ellison et al., 2012: 147.
  • Senior synonym of Formica fusca blanda: Francoeur, 1973: 141; Smith, 1979: 1452; Bolton, 1995b: 191.
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