Myrmica smythiesii Forel, 1902

Christoph Germann, 2017, On the Auguste Forel ant collection in the Naturmuseum Solothurn, Switzerland: current state and illustrated type catalogue (Hymenoptera, Formicidae), Revue suisse de Zoologie 124 (2), pp. 241-254: 248

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.893513

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Myrmica smythiesii Forel, 1902
status

 

Myrmica smythiesii Forel, 1902 

( Figs 1BView Fig. 1, 4BView Fig. 4) 2 syntypes (☿): “ M. Smythiesii ☿ Forel Cas ha mere [Cashmere] Smythies H. [18]79.” Forel (1902: 227) wrote in the description: “Diverses localités de l’Himalaya, de 7000’ à 12000’ [feet] (Smythies).” This includes the present indication. Furthermore the specimen was collected by Smythies himself while he travelled in the Himalayas.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Formicidae

Genus

Myrmica