Crematogaster laestrygon submaura

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Crematogaster laestrygon submaura
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. laestrygon
Subspecies: C. laestrygon submaura
Trinomial name
Crematogaster laestrygon submaura
Lomnicki, 1925



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Spain (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.

  • submaura. Crematogaster laestrygon var. submaura Lomnicki, 1925b: 1 (w.) SPAIN (Balearic Is). Subspecies of auberti: Menozzi, 1926b: 182. Currently subspecies of laestrygon: Santschi, 1937e: 310; Collingwood, 1978: 69.



  • Collingwood, C. A. 1978. A provisional list of Iberian Formicidae with a key to the worker caste (Hym. Aculeata). EOS. Rev. Esp. Entomol. 52: 65-95 (page 69, Variety/subspecies of laestrygon)
  • Lomnicki, J. 1925b. Une contribution à la connaissance de la faune des fourmis des îles Baléares. Pol. Pismo Entomol. 4: 1-3 (page 1, worker described)
  • Menozzi, C. 1926b. Zur Kenntnis der Ameisenfauna der Balearen. Zool. Anz. 66: 180-182 (page 182, Variety/subspecies of auberti)
  • Santschi, F. 1937e. Contribution à l'étude des Crematogaster paléarctiques. Mém. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 5: 295-317 (page 310, Variety/subspecies of laestrygon)