Crematogaster nigriceps saganensis

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Crematogaster nigriceps saganensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. nigriceps
Subspecies: C. nigriceps saganensis
Trinomial name
Crematogaster nigriceps saganensis
Consani, 1952

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Ethiopia (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • saganensis. Crematogaster (Acrocoelia) nigriceps subsp. saganensis Consani, in Menozzi & Consani, 1952: 65, fig. 1 (w.) ETHIOPIA.

Taxonomic Notes

Taylor & McGavin (2020) treat the subspecies Crematogaster nigriceps prelli and Crematogaster nigriceps saganensis as synonyms of Crematogaster nigriceps but without justification. Further studies are needed to confirm the true status for these taxa.

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