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Species: Crematogaster emeryana   Creighton, 1950 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Crematogaster lineolata subsp. emeryana Creighton, 1950a PDF: 213 (w.) U.S.A. (Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona). Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Crematogaster (Crematogaster): Buren, 1968b PDF: 94 (in key).
Raised to species: Buren, 1968b PDF: 94 (in key).


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

Distribution Notes:

collected from the Chiricahua Mtns, Cochise Co.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 21 times found in oak woodland, 16 times found in chaparral, 12 times found in on swimming pool surface, 20 times found in Pinyon-cedar woodland, 3 times found in oak scrub, 7 times found in pine/oak woodland, 1 times found in pine woodland, 6 times found in Desert canyon forest, 1 times found in chaparral wash, 5 times found in Meadow, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 28 times under rock, 8 times under stone, 11 times ex gall Quercus dumosa, 2 times nest in dead branch, 2 times in dead oak branch, 2 times in dead manzanita wood, 1 times in dead pine wood, 1 times nest in dead stick, 3 times nest under stone, 1 times ex dead stem of Baccharis, 1 times column on rock, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 12 times search, 6 times hand collecting, 2 times Davis sifter, 2 times hand coll., 2 times direct collection, 2 times ex. via beating shrubs, 1 times 6 L sifted litter, extracted in Winkler sack over 36 hours, 1 times beaten from low vegetation, 1 times sifting.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 2560 meters, 1065 meters average

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