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Species: Crematogaster amita   Forel, 1913 

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See Also:

Crematogaster amita bushimana, Crematogaster amita caffra, Crematogaster amita makololo, Crematogaster amita matabele

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 4 valid subspecies

Crematogaster kneri var. amita Forel, 1913a PDF: 125 (w.) ZIMBABWE. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Crematogaster (Sphaerocrema): Wheeler, 1922: 847.
Raised to species: Santschi, 1925h: 161; Santschi, 1926b PDF: 226.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: South Africa, Zimbabwe
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in grassland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under stone.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Pitfall trap.

Elevations: collected at 1369 m

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster amita: casent0908609

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