Lasius affinis,

Collingwood, C. A., 1979, The Formicidae (Hymenoptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark., Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica 8, pp. 1-174: 102

publication ID

6175

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/AADB755C-4EF2-86F2-D1B2-0C28D0811F36

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scientific name

Lasius affinis
status

 

Lasius affinis  HNS  (Schenck, 1852:62)

This is an uncommon Central European species which has occurred in North Germany and Poland and also Belgium and the Netherlands. The worker is like that of L. bicornis  HNS  , but has the dorsum of the gaster as well as alitrunk crowded with long hairs and the scale with a more angular emargination. Queens and males have similar differences and are much larger than L. bicornis  HNS  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Formicidae

Genus

Lasius