Crematogaster pallida

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Crematogaster pallida
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. pallida
Binomial name
Crematogaster pallida
Lowne, 1865

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.

  • pallida. Crematogaster pallidus Lowne, 1865: 335 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in C. (Orthocrema): Emery, 1922e: 132.

Type Material

  • Crematogaster pallidus Lowne, 1865: Syntype, worker(s), queen(s) (probable), Sydney (as Sidney), New South Wales, Australia, The Natural History Museum.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1922c. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [part]. Genera Insectorum 174B: 95-206 (page 132, Combination in C. (Orthocrema))
  • Lowne, B. T. 1865b. Contributions to the natural history of Australian ants. Entomologist 2: 331-336 (page 335, worker, queen described)