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Formica whymperi Wheeler, 1917a PDF: 544 (w.) CANADA. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Formica rufa obscuripes whymperi Forel, 1904b PDF: 152; unavailable name.].
Material of the unavailable name Formica pullula referred here: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 509.
Senior synonym of Formica californica: Wheeler & Wheeler, 1986g PDF: 15.
Currently subspecies of Formica adamsi (as the latter name has priority over Formica whymperi): Bolton, 1995b: 206.


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