Crematogaster longicephala curticeps

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Crematogaster longicephala curticeps
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. longicephala
Subspecies: C. longicephala curticeps
Trinomial name
Crematogaster longicephala curticeps
Wheeler, W.M., 1915

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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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.

  • curticeps. Crematogaster longiceps var. curticeps Wheeler, W.M. 1915g: 809 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in C. (Acrocoelia): Emery, 1922e: 152. Currently subspecies of longiceps (now longicephala): Taylor & Brown, D.R. 1985: 62.

Type Material

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1922c. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [part]. Genera Insectorum 174B: 95-206 (page 152, Combination in C. (Acrocoelia))
  • Taylor, R. W.; Brown, D. R. 1985. Formicoidea. Zool. Cat. Aust. 2:1- 149: 1-149, 30 (page 62, Subspecies of longiceps)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1915h. Hymenoptera. [In "Scientific notes on an expedition into the north-western regions of South Australia".]. Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 39: 805-823 (page 809, worker described)