Lasius (subgenus)

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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Lasiini
Genus: Lasius
Subgenus: Lasius
Fabricius, 1804
Type species
Formica nigra
0 species

This is the nominal subgenus of Lasius. Please see Lasius for further information.


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • LASIUS [Formicinae: Lasiini]
    • Lasius Fabricius, 1804: 415. Type-species: Formica nigra, by subsequent designation of Bingham, 1903: 338.