Tetramorium emeryi

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Tetramorium emeryi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Tetramorium
Species: T. emeryi
Binomial name
Tetramorium emeryi
Mayr, 1901

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Afrotropical Region: South Africa (type locality).

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

  • emeryi. Tetramorium emeryi Mayr, 1901b: 23 (w.q.m.) SOUTH AFRICA. Senior synonym of cristulatum: Bolton, 1980: 269.
  • cristulatum. Tetramorium emeryi st. cristulatum Forel, 1913j: 218 (w.m.) SOUTH AFRICA. Arnold, 1917: 302 (q.). Junior synonym of emeryi: Bolton, 1980: 269.



  • Bolton, B. 1980. The ant tribe Tetramoriini (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). The genus Tetramorium Mayr in the Ethiopian zoogeographical region. Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Entomol. 40: 193-384 (page 269, Senior synonym of cristulatum)
  • Mayr, G. 1901b. Südafrikanische Formiciden, gesammelt von Dr. Hans Brauns. Ann. K-K. Naturhist. Mus. Wien 16: 1-30 (page 23, worker, queen, male described)