Crematogaster laestrygon airensis

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Crematogaster laestrygon airensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. laestrygon
Subspecies: C. laestrygon airensis
Trinomial name
Crematogaster laestrygon airensis
Santschi, 1937

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Niger (type locality).

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • airensis. Crematogaster laestrygon st. airensis Santschi, 1937e: 309 (w.m.) NIGER. [First available use of Crematogaster (Acrocoelia) auberti st. oasium var. airensis Santschi, 1932f: 517; unavailable name.]

Description

References

  • Santschi, F. 1937e. Contribution à l'étude des Crematogaster paléarctiques. Mém. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 5: 295-317 (page 309, worker, male described)