Crematogaster pia taivanae

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Crematogaster pia taivanae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species group: ranavalonae
Species: C. pia
Subspecies: C. pia taivanae
Trinomial name
Crematogaster pia taivanae
Forel, 1913

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: Taiwan (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.

  • taivanae. Crematogaster tumidula var. taivanae Forel, 1913f: 194 (w.q.) TAIWAN. Combination in C. (Acrocoelia): Emery, 1922e: 151. Currently subspecies of pia: Emery, 1922e: 151.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1922c. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [part]. Genera Insectorum 174B: 95-206 (page 151, Combination in C. (Acrocoelia), and variety of pia)
  • Forel, A. 1913g. H. Sauter's Formosa-Ausbeute: Formicidae II. Arch. Naturgesch. (A)79(6 6: 183-202 (page 194, worker, queen described)