Lasius timida (Foerster, 1850) junior synonym of current valid taxon Lasius brunneus (Latreille, 1798)
Formica timida Foerster, 1850a: 35 (w.) GERMANY. Palearctic.
Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype workers (number not stated). Primary type locality: Germany: vic. Aachen (A. Foerster). Primary type depository: unknown (no material known to exist). Type notes: According to Horn & Kahle, 1935: 78, Foerster’s formicid types are in MNHU, but Seifert & Schultz, 2009b: 271, state that, “According to our own search in German collections type material of Förster is completely destroyed”.
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