Crematogaster buchneri foreli

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Crematogaster buchneri foreli
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Crematogaster depressa)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: Crematogaster buchneri foreli
Mayr, 1895

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Crematogaster depressa.


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

  • foreli. Crematogaster buchneri subsp. foreli Mayr, 1895: 138 (w.) GUINEA. Combination in C. (Atopogyne): Santschi, 1916b: 501. Junior synonym of depressa: Emery, 1899e: 478. Revived from synonymy as subspecies of buchneri: Forel, 1909b: 53. Raised to species: Santschi, 1918d: 183. Junior synonym of depressa: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 855; Emery, 1922e: 155. Subspecies of buchneri: Santschi, 1928d: 68; of depressa: Santschi, 1933b: 100. Junior synonym of depressa: Bolton, 1995b: 153.