Crematogaster descolei

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Crematogaster descolei
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Crematogaster distans)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: Crematogaster descolei
Kusnezov, 1949

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


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

  • descolei. Crematogaster (Neocrema) descolei Kusnezov, 1949e: 587, figs. 1-4 (q.) ARGENTINA. Junior synonym of distans: Longino, 2003a: 59.


  • Longino, J. T. 2003a. The Crematogaster (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Myrmicinae) of Costa Rica. Zootaxa 151: 1-150 (page 59, Junior synonym of distans)