Lasius mixtus

Range & Status

This species is predominantly a southern species in Britain.

Regional Distribution

Recorded in East and West Cornwall, where it probably under-recorded. Queens can occasionally be found in moth traps (Pontin, 2005).

Habitat & Ecology

Found on sea cliffs, cliff tops and heathland. New nests are founded by queens which invade the nests of Lasius alienus and Lasius flavus .

Threats

No known threats.

Conservation

None.