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Species: Crematogaster capensis   Mayr, 1862 

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See Also:

Crematogaster capensis calens, Crematogaster capensis tropicorum

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Crematogaster capensis Mayr, 1862 PDF: 764 (w.q.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Crematogaster (Crematogaster): Wheeler, 1922: 830; in Crematogaster (Acrocoelia): Emery, 1922c PDF: 145; in Crematogaster (Crematogaster): Bolton, 1995b: 166.

Taxon Page Images:

Crematogaster capensis. Blaauwberg Nature Reserve, Cape Town, South Africa: 20 February 2017. Photo and collection by Philip Herbst


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: Paratype: sam-ent-011801; syntype of Crematogaster capensis: casent0902087, casent0919661

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