Crematogaster australis

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Crematogaster australis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. australis
Binomial name
Crematogaster australis
Mayr, 1876

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • australis. Crematogaster australis Mayr, 1876: 108 (w.q.m.) AUSTRALIA. Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1973a: 28 (l.). Combination in C. (Acrocoelia): Emery, 1922e: 152; in C. (Crematogaster): Bolton, 1995b: 166. Current subspecies: nominal plus chillagoensis, sycites.

Type Material

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1922c. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [part]. Genera Insectorum 174B: 95-206 (page 152, Combination in C. (Acrocoelia))
  • Mayr, G. 1876. Die australischen Formiciden. J. Mus. Godeffroy 12: 56-115 (page 108, worker, queen, male described)
  • Wheeler, G. C.; Wheeler, J. 1973a. The ant larvae of six tribes: second supplement (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae). J. Ga. Entomol. Soc. 8: 27-39 (page 28, larva described)