Crematogaster formosa

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Crematogaster formosa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. formosa
Binomial name
Crematogaster formosa
Mayr, 1870

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Guatemala, Mexico (type locality).

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Nomenclature

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

  • formosa. Crematogaster formosa Mayr, 1870b: 994 (w.) MEXICO. **Combination in C. (Orthocrema): Emery, 1922e: 135.
    • Senior synonym of aterrima: Morgan & Mackay, 2017: 171.
  • aterrima. Crematogaster formosa var. aterrima Wheeler, W.M. 1909b: 234 (w.m.) MEXICO.
    • Combination in C. (Orthocrema): Emery, 1922e: 135.
    • Junior synonym of emeryana: Morgan & Mackay, 2017: 171.

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