Crematogaster rugosa

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Crematogaster rugosa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. rugosa
Binomial name
Crematogaster rugosa
André, 1895

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Specimen Labels

Subspecies

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Congo (type locality), Ivory Coast, Kenya.

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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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.

  • rugosa. Crematogaster rugosa André, 1895a: 3 (w.) CONGO. Emery, 1899e: 484 (q.). Combination in C. (Sphaerocrema): Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 848; Santschi, 1926b: 228. Current subspecies: nominal plus nigriventris, rugaticeps.

Description

References

  • André, E. 1895a. Formicides de l'Ogooué (Congo français). Rev. Entomol. (Caen) 14: 1-5 PDF (page 3, worker described)
  • Emery, C. 1899d. Fourmis d'Afrique. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 43: 459-504 (page 484, queen described)
  • Santschi, F. 1926b. Description de nouveaux Formicides éthiopiens (IIIme partie). Rev. Zool. Afr. (Bruss.) 13: 207-267 (page 228, Combination in C. (Sphaerocrema))
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1922j. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. A contribution to the myrmecology of Africa. VIII. A synonymic list of the ants of the Ethiopian region. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 45: 711-1004 (page 848, Combination in C. (Sphaerocrema))