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Species: Crematogaster brevidentata   Forel, 1912 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Crematogaster brevispinosa var. brevidentata Forel, 1912g PDF: 212 (w.) BARBADOS. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Longino, 2003A PDF: 131.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Barbados
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Longino, J. T., 2003, The Crematogaster (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Myrmicinae) of Costa Rica., Zootaxa 151, pp. 1-150

Crematogaster brevidentataHNS NEW STATUS . Crematogaster brevispinosa var. brevidentata ForelHNS, 1912:212. Syntype worker: Barbados, Bathseba, 200m elevation (Forel) [MHNG] (examined). Emery, 1922:134: combination in C. (Orthocrema)HNS.

Workers are small, propodeal spines are tiny, there are no erect setae on head or fourth abdominal tergite, erect setae are sparse on mesosoma, and there is a strong anteroventral petiolar tooth.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected at 200 m

Type specimens: syntype brevidentata: jtl027870; syntype of Crematogaster brevidentata: casent0908391; syntype of Crematogsater brevispinosa brevidentata: casent0902171; syntype of Crematogster brevispinosa brevidentata: casent0901467

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