Crematogaster laeviceps broomensis

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Crematogaster laeviceps broomensis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Crematogaster laeviceps)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: Crematogaster laeviceps broomensis
Forel, 1915

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Crematogaster laeviceps.


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

  • broomensis. Crematogaster leviceps var. broomensis Forel, 1915b: 56 (w.) AUSTRALIA (Western Australia).
    • Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated).
    • Type-locality: Australia: NW Australia, Broome (E. Mjöberg).
    • Type-depository: MHNG (perhaps also in NHRS).
    • Subspecies of laeviceps: Taylor & Brown, 1985: 61; Taylor, 1987a: 23; Bolton, 1995b: 149.
    • Distribution: Australia.