Crematogaster impressa

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Crematogaster impressa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. impressa
Binomial name
Crematogaster impressa
Emery, 1899

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Specimen Labels

Subspecies
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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Cameroun (type locality), Gambia, Guinea, Ivory Coast.

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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.

  • impressa. Crematogaster impressa Emery, 1899e: 486 (w.q.) CAMEROUN. Forel, 1916: 408 (m.). Combination in C. (Acrocoelia): Emery, 1922e: 147; in C. (Crematogaster): Bolton, 1995b: 166. Subspecies of buchneri: Forel, 1916: 411; of excisa: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 153. Revived status as species: Emery, 1922e: 147; Santschi, 1935a: 257. Senior synonym of andrei: Santschi, 1937b: 98. Current subspecies: nominal plus brazzai, maynei, sapora.
  • andrei. Crematogaster excisa subsp. andrei Forel, 1911f: 277 (w.q.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Combination in C. (Acrocoelia): Emery, 1922e: 147. Subspecies of excisa: Forel, 1913a: 126; Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 836; Santschi, 1928d: 63; of impressa: Santschi, 1913a: 412 (in key); Santschi, 1935a: 257. Junior synonym of impressa: Santschi, 1937b: 98.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1899d. Fourmis d'Afrique. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 43: 459-504 (page 486, worker, queen described)
  • Emery, C. 1922c. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [part]. Genera Insectorum 174B: 95-206 (page 147, Combination in C. (Acrocoelia))
  • Emery, C. 1922c. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [part]. Genera Insectorum 174B: 95-206 (page 147, Revived status as species)
  • 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 408, male described)
  • 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 411, Race/subspecies of buchneri)
  • Santschi, F. 1935a. Fourmis du Musée du Congo Belge. Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 27: 254-285 (page 257, Revived status as species)
  • Santschi, F. 1937b. Résultats entomologiques d'un voyage au Cameroun. Formicides récoltés par Mr. le Dr. F. Zumpt. Mitt. Schweiz. Entomol. Ges. 17: 93-104 (page 98, Senior synonym of andrei)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1922b. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. A contribution to the myrmecology of Africa. II. The ants collected by the American Museum Congo Expedition. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 45: 39-269 (page 153, Race/subspecies of excisa)