Crematogaster subtonsa

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

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Specimen Labels


Longino (2003) - A Crematogaster crinosa-complex species, C. subtonsa requires further taxonomic study.


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.

  • subtonsa. Crematogaster (Orthocrema) brevispinosa var. subtonsa Santschi, 1925d: 229 (w.) BRAZIL. Raised to species: Longino, 2003a: 131.

Unless otherwise noted the text for the remainder of this section is reported from the publication that includes the original description.


Type Material

Longino (2003) - Syntype worker: Brazil, Minas Gerais, Pirapora (E. Garbe) Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel (examined).