Crematogaster magnifica

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Crematogaster magnifica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. magnifica
Binomial name
Crematogaster magnifica
Santschi, 1925

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Specimen Labels




Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (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.

  • magnifica. Crematogaster (Neocrema) magnifica Santschi, 1925d: 234 (w.m.) BRAZIL. Senior synonym of nociva: Kempf, 1968b: 385.
  • nociva. Crematogaster (Neocrema) magnifica var. nociva Borgmeier, 1937b: 234 (w.q.) BRAZIL. Junior synonym of magnifica: Kempf, 1968b: 385.



  • Kempf, W. W. 1968b. Miscellaneous studies on Neotropical ants. IV. (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Stud. Entomol. 11: 369-415 (page 385, Senior synonym of nociva)
  • Santschi, F. 1925d. Nouveaux Formicides brésiliens et autres. Bull. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 65: 221-247 (page 234, worker, male described)