Crematogaster buchneri graeteri

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Crematogaster buchneri graeteri
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. buchneri
Subspecies: C. buchneri graeteri
Trinomial name
Crematogaster buchneri graeteri
Forel, 1916

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

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

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Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Crematogaster buchneri_graeteri for further details

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • graeteri. Crematogaster buchneri var. graeteri Forel, 1916: 409 (w.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Combination in C. (Atopogyne): Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 854.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1916. Fourmis du Congo et d'autres provenances récoltées par MM. Hermann Kohl, Luja, Mayné, etc. Rev. Suisse Zool. 24: 397-460 (page 409, worker described)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1922j. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. A contribution to the myrmecology of Africa. VIII. A synonymic list of the ants of the Ethiopian region. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 45: 711-1004 (page 854, Combination in C. (Atopogyne))