Crematogaster bequaerti

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Crematogaster bequaerti
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. bequaerti
Binomial name
Crematogaster bequaerti
Forel, 1913

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Subspecies

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Democratic Republic of Congo (type locality), Guinea.

Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • bequaerti. Crematogaster bequaerti Forel, 1913b: 319 (w.q.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Combination in C. (Sphaerocrema): Santschi, 1918d: 182. Current subspecies: nominal plus atraplex, gerardi, ludia, modica, mutabilis, semiclara.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1913b. Formicides du Congo Belge récoltés par MM. Bequaert, Luja, etc. Rev. Zool. Afr. (Bruss.) 2: 306-351 (page 319, worker, queen described)
  • Santschi, F. 1918d. Sous-genres et synoymies [sic] de Cremastogaster (Hym. Formic.). Bull. Soc. Entomol. Fr. 1918: 182-185 (page 182, Combination in C. (Sphaerocrema))