Crematogaster iheringi nemesis

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Crematogaster iheringi nemesis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. iheringi
Subspecies: C. iheringi nemesis
Trinomial name
Crematogaster iheringi nemesis
Santschi, 1934

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

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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.

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • nemesis. Crematogaster (Orthocrema) iheringi var. nemesis Santschi, 1934c: 28 (w.q.) ARGENTINA (Córdoba).
    • Type-material: syntype workers, syntype queens (numbers not stated).
    • Type-locality: Argentina: Córdoba (Alta Gracia), La Granja, R.No. 1707 (C. Bruch).
    • Type-depository: NHMB.
    • Subspecies of iheringi: Kempf, 1972a: 87; Bolton, 1995b: 158.
    • Distribution: Argentina.

Description

References

  • Santschi, F. 1934c. Fourmis de Misiones et du Chaco argentin. Rev. Soc. Entomol. Argent. 6: 23-34 (page 28, worker, queen described)