Crematogaster opaciceps defleta

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Crematogaster opaciceps defleta
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. opaciceps
Subspecies: C. opaciceps defleta
Trinomial name
Crematogaster opaciceps defleta
Forel, 1910

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: South Africa (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • defleta. Crematogaster opaciceps subsp. defletus Forel, 1910e: 434 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Combination in C. (Acrocoelia): Emery, 1922e: 148.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1922c. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [part]. Genera Insectorum 174B: 95-206 (page 148, Combination in C. (Acrocoelia))
  • Forel, A. 1910f. Note sur quelques fourmis d'Afrique. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 54: 421-458 (page 434, worker described)