Crematogaster sewellii improba

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Crematogaster sewellii improba
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Crematogaster dentata)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: Crematogaster sewellii improba
Forel, 1907

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Crematogaster dentata.


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

  • improba. Crematogaster sewelli var. improba Forel, 1907g: 80 (footnote) (w.) MADAGASCAR. Combination in C. (Acrocoelia): Emery, 1922e: 148. Junior synonym of dentata: Blaimer & Fisher, 2013: 27.


  • Blaimer, B.B. & Fisher, B.L. 2013. Taxonomy of the Crematogaster degeeri-species-assemblage in the Malagasy region (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 51: 1-64 (DOI 10.5852/ejt.2013.51).