Crematogaster wroughtonii

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Crematogaster wroughtonii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. wroughtonii
Binomial name
Crematogaster wroughtonii
Forel, 1902

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Specimen Labels

Photo Gallery

  • Crematogaster wroughtonii tending aphids, India. Photo by Manoj Vembayam.



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: India (type locality).
Palaearctic Region: China.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • wroughtonii. Crematogaster wroughtonii Forel, 1902c: 206 (w.q.) INDIA. Combination in C. (Paracrema): Emery, 1922e: 156.



  • Emery, C. 1922c. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [part]. Genera Insectorum 174B: 95-206 (page 156, Combination in C. (Paracrema))
  • Forel, A. 1902c. Myrmicinae nouveaux de l'Inde et de Ceylan. Rev. Suisse Zool. 10: 165-249 (page 206, worker, queen described)