Crematogaster karawaiewi

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Crematogaster karawaiewi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. karawaiewi
Binomial name
Crematogaster karawaiewi
Menozzi, 1935



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea (type locality).

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.

  • karawaiewi. Crematogaster (Orthocrema) karawaiewi Menozzi, 1935a: 106, fig. 3 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Combination in C. (Mesocrema): Santschi, 1937e: 310. Senior synonym of wladimiri (unnecessary replacement name): Bolton, 1995b: 155.
  • wladimiri. Crematogaster wladimiri Consani, 1953: 100. [Unnecessary replacement name for, and hence junior synonym of, karawaiewi Menozzi, 1935a: 106: Bolton, 1995b: 155.]



  • Menozzi, C. 1935a. Formiche indo-australiane del genere Crematogaster Lund raccolte da W. Karawaiew. Konowia 14: 103-116 (page 106, fig. 3 worker described)
  • Santschi, F. 1937e. Contribution à l'étude des Crematogaster paléarctiques. Mém. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 5: 295-317 (page 310, Combination in C. (Mesocrema))