Crematogaster atitlanica

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Crematogaster atitlanica
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Crematogaster sumichrasti)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: Crematogaster atitlanica
Wheeler, W.M., 1936

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


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

  • atitlanica. Crematogaster (Apterocrema) atitlanica Wheeler, W.M. 1936c: 47, fig. 1 (q.m.) GUATEMALA. Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1960b: 13 (l.). Junior synonym of sumichrasti: Longino, 2003a: 114.


  • Wheeler, G. C.; Wheeler, J. 1960b. Supplementary studies on the larvae of the Myrmicinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 62: 1-32 (page 13, larva described)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1936d. A singular Crematogaster from Guatemala. Psyche (Camb.) 43: 40-48 (page 47, fig. 1 queen, male described)

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