Crematogaster batesi

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Crematogaster batesi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: C. batesi
Binomial name
Crematogaster batesi
Forel, 1911

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Nigeria (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • batesi. Crematogaster batesi Forel, 1911e: 270 (w.) NIGERIA.
    • Type-material: holotype (?) worker.
    • [Note: no indication of number of specimens is given.]
    • Type-locality: Nigeria: Old Calabar (Bates).
    • Type-depository: MHNG.
    • Combination in C. (Atopogyne): Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 853.
    • Status as species: Emery, 1922e: 155; Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 853; Bolton, 1995b: 148.
    • Distribution: Nigeria.



References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Wheeler W. M. 1922. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. A contribution to the myrmecology of Africa. VIII. A synonymic list of the ants of the Ethiopian region. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 45: 711-1004