Crematogaster paradoxa

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Crematogaster paradoxa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. paradoxa
Binomial name
Crematogaster paradoxa
Emery, 1894

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea (type locality).

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

  • paradoxa. Crematogaster paradoxa Emery, 1894b: 72, fig. (w.) NEW GUINEA. Combination in C. (Rhachiocrema): Mann, 1919: 318.



  • Emery, C. 1894b. Mission scientifique de M. Ch. Alluaud aux îles Séchelles (mars, avril, mai 1892). 2e mémoire. Formicides. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Fr. 63: 67-72 (page 72, fig. worker described)
  • Mann, W. M. 1919. The ants of the British Solomon Islands. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 63: 273-391 (page 318, Combination in C. (Rhachiocrema))