Crematogaster mandibularis

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Crematogaster mandibularis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Crematogaster depressa)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: Crematogaster mandibularis
André, 1889

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


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

  • mandibularis. Crematogaster mandibularis André, 1889: 229 (q.) SIERRA LEONE. Junior synonym of platygnatha: André, 1890: 323.


  • André, E. 1889. Hyménoptères nouveaux appartenant au groupe des Formicides. Rev. Entomol. (Caen) 8: 217-231 (page 229, queen described)
  • André, E. 1890. Matériaux pour servir à la faune myrmécologique de Sierra-Leone (Afrique occidentale). Rev. Entomol. (Caen) 9: 311-327 (page 323, Junior synonym of platygnatha)