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Species: Crematogaster egregior   Forel, 1912 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Crematogaster (Orthocrema) longispina subsp. egregior Forel, 1912g PDF: 218 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Kempf, 1970b PDF: 332.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in wet forest, 2 times found in rainforest edge, 1 times found in second growth rainforest, 1 times found in terra-firme forest, 1 times found in várzea forest, 1 times found in Bamboo forest, 1 times found in edge of second growth rainforest, 1 times found in gallery forest, 1 times found in lowland rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times on low vegetation, 1 times understory vegetation, 1 times soil, 1 times on efn's of Inga, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times ex dead twig, 1 times carton nest on low vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search, 1 times baits, 1 times beating, 1 times Canopy Fogging, 1 times winkler.

Elevations: collected from 80 - 985 meters, 251 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster egregior: casent0908437; syntypes egregior: jtl055942



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