Formica obscuriventris Mayr, 1870 valid
Formica truncicola var. obscuriventris Mayr, 1870b: 951 (w.) U.S.A. (Connecticut). Nearctic.
Primary type information: Connecticut (Norton) (Naturhistorisches Museum Wien, Vienna; Berlin Museum für Naturkunde der Humboldt-Universität) [https: //www.antweb.org/specimen/ CASENT0915637, https: //www.antweb.org/specimen/FOCOL2745; CASENT0915637, FOCOL2745; Naturhistorisches Museum Wien, Vienna (NHMW); Berlin Museum für Naturkunde der Humboldt-Universität (ZMHB)
  • Wheeler, 1913i: 446 (q.m.).
  • Subspecies of Formica rufa: Mayr, 1886d: 426; Cresson, 1887: 256; Emery, 1893k: 649; Viereck, 1903: 72; Wheeler, 1905j: 399; Wheeler, 1906g: 16; Wheeler, 1908i: 623; Wheeler, 1908k: 408; Wheeler, 1910a: 570; Emery, 1925d: 254; Creighton, 1940a: 1, 8 (in key); Buren, 1944a: 302; Smith, 1951c: 870.
  • Subspecies of Formica truncorum: Dalla Torre, 1893: 214; Wheeler, 1913d: 116; Wheeler, 1913i: 445 (redescription); Wheeler, 1916r: 597; Wheeler, 1917a: 540; Wheeler, 1917k: 464; Wing, 1939: 165; Wesson & Wesson, 1940: 101.
  • Status as species: Creighton, 1950a: 493; Smith, 1958c: 158; Smith, 1967a: 372; Francoeur, 1977b: 208; Wheeler & Wheeler, 1978b: 394; Smith, 1979: 1460; Allred, 1982: 472; Wheeler & Wheeler, 1986g: 84; DuBois & LaBerge, 1988: 148; Wheeler et al., 1994: 306; Bolton, 1995b: 200; Mackay & Mackay, 2002: 358; Coovert, 2005: 150; Ellison et al., 2012: 166; Shattuck & Cover, 2016: 16.
  • Senior synonym of Formica obscuriventris clivia: Shattuck & Cover, 2016: 16.
  • Senior synonym of Formica dryas: Wheeler, 1913i: 446; Emery, 1925d: 254; Creighton, 1950a: 493; Smith, 1951c: 870; Smith, 1979: 1460; Bolton, 1995b: 200.
  • Senior synonym of Formica dryas gymnomma: Creighton, 1950a: 493; Smith, 1958c: 158; Smith, 1979: 1460; Bolton, 1995b: 200.
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