Myrmica limanica obensis

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Myrmica limanica obensis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Myrmica gallienii)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Myrmicini
Genus: Myrmica
Species: Myrmica limanica obensis
Arnol'di, 1970

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Myrmica gallienii.


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

  • obensis. Myrmica limanica subsp. obensis Arnol'di, 1970b: 1840 (w.m.) RUSSIA. Junior synonym of gallienii: Radchenko, 1994e: 76.


  • Arnol'di, K. V. 1970b. Review of the ant genus Myrmica (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) in the European part of the USSR. Zool. Zh. 4 49: 1829-1844 (page 1840, worker, male described)
  • Radchenko, A. G. 1994f. Survey of the species of the scabrinodis group of the genus Myrmica (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) from central and eastern Palearctic. Zool. Zh. 73(9 9: 75-82 (page 76, Junior synonym of gallienii)