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Species: Crematogaster agnetis   Forel, 1892 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Crematogaster agnetis Forel, 1892l PDF: 531, 533, 534 (q.w.m.) (diagnoses in keys). Primary type information: Madagascar, Amparafarafantsiv (= Mangoro ufer on labels), coll. M. Sikora; CASENT0101731; MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Crematogaster (Oxygyne): Wheeler, 1922: 1024.
See also: Blaimer, 2012 PDF: 249 (Lectotype designation).


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Madagascar
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 8 times found in rainforest, 5 times found in montane rainforest, 1 times found in forest edge, mixed tropical forest, open area, 1 times found in high altitude rainforest, 1 times found in montane rainforest, marsh edge, 1 times found in tropical dry forest, 1 times found in rainforest, high altitude.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times ground forager(s), 3 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times ex dead twig above ground, 1 times on tree trunk(s), 1 times in forest along riverbank, 1 times on low vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times Malaise Trap, 2 times GC, 1 times ex yellow pan trap, 1 times 10 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 1 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m, 1 times MW, 25 sifted litter, 1 times Malaise.

Elevations: collected from 400 - 1409 meters, 861 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Crematogaster agnetis: casent0101731

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