Crematogaster egregior

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Crematogaster egregior
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. egregior
Binomial name
Crematogaster egregior
Forel, 1912

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Bolivia, Brazil (type locality), Ecuador, Peru.

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.

  • egregior. Crematogaster longispina subsp. egregior Forel, 1912f: 218 (w.) BRAZIL. Combination in C. (Orthocrema): Emery, 1922e: 136. Raised to species: Kempf, 1970a: 332.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1922c. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [part]. Genera Insectorum 174B: 95-206 (page 136, Combination in C. (Orthocrema))
  • Forel, A. 1912g. Formicides néotropiques. Part III. 3me sous-famille Myrmicinae (suite). Genres Cremastogaster et Pheidole. Mém. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 19: 211-237 (page 218, worker described)
  • Kempf, W. W. 1970b. Levantamento das formigas da mata amazônica, nos arredores de Belém do Pará, Brasil. Stud. Entomol. 13: 321-344 (page 332, Raised to species)