Crematogaster painei

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Crematogaster painei
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. painei
Binomial name
Crematogaster painei
Donisthorpe, 1945

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Ghana (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.

  • painei. Crematogaster (Acrocoelia) painei Donisthorpe, 1945d: 267 (w.) GHANA. Combination in C. (Crematogaster): Bolton, 1995b: 166



  • Donisthorpe, H. 1945d. On a small collection of ants (Hym., Formicidae) from West Africa, associated with Coccidae. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 11(12): 265-273 (page 267, worker described)