Crematogaster betapicalis

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Crematogaster betapicalis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. betapicalis
Binomial name
Crematogaster betapicalis
Bolton, 1995



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: India (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


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

  • apicalis. Crematogaster apicalis Smith, F. 1878b: 12 (q.) INDIA. [Junior primary homonym of apicalis Motschoulsky, above.] Replacement name: betapicalis: Bolton, 1995b: 148. Combination in C. (Acrocoelia): Emery, 1922e: 144. Possible synonym of subdentata: Emery, 1922e: 144.
  • betapicalis. Crematogaster betapicalis Bolton, 1995b: 148. Replacement name for apicalis Smith, F. 1878b: 12. [Junior primary homonym of apicalis Motschoulsky, 1863: 20.] Combination in C. (Crematogaster): Bolton, 1995b: 166



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 148, Replacement name)
  • Smith, F. 1878b. Scientific results of the Second Yarkand Mission; based upon the collections and notes of the late Ferdinand Stoliczka, Ph.D. Hymenoptera. Calcutta: Superintendent of Government Printing (Government of India), 22 pp. (page 12, Replaced name)