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Species: Crematogaster luctans   Forel, 1907 

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See Also:

Crematogaster luctans_cf, Crematogaster luctans liebknechti, Crematogaster luctans sordidoides

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Crematogaster luctans Forel, 1907d PDF: 22 (w.q.) KENYA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Crematogaster (Sphaerocrema): Santschi, 1918d PDF: 182.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Congo, Gabon, Kenya, Tanzania
    Asia: Saudi Arabia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected at 837 m

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster luctans: casent0908611; syntype of Crematogaster luctans rugosior: casent0916608

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