Crematogaster euterpe

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Crematogaster euterpe
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. euterpe
Binomial name
Crematogaster euterpe
Santschi, 1922

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Countries Occupied

Number of countries occupied by this species based on AntWiki Regional Taxon Lists. In general, fewer countries occupied indicates a narrower range, while more countries indicates a more widespread species.

Estimated Abundance

Relative abundance based on number of AntMaps records per species (this species within the purple bar). Fewer records (to the left) indicates a less abundant/encountered species while more records (to the right) indicates more abundant/encountered species.




The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • euterpe. Crematogaster (Neocrema) euterpe Santschi, 1922d: 246 (w.) ARGENTINA (Jujuy).
    • Type-material: 6 syntype workers.
    • Type-locality: Argentina: Jujuy (Neiva).
    • Type-depository: NHMB.
    • Status as species: Gallardo, 1934: 63; Kempf, 1972a: 83; Bolton, 1995b: 152.
    • Distribution: Argentina.



  • Santschi, F. 1922e. Description de nouvelles fourmis de l'Argentine et pays limitrophes. An. Soc. Cient. Argent. 94: 241-262 (page 246, worker described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Kusnezov N. 1978. Hormigas argentinas: clave para su identificación. Miscelánea. Instituto Miguel Lillo 61:1-147 + 28 pl.