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Species: Crematogaster margaritae   Emery, 1895 

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See Also:

Crematogaster margaritae brevarmata, Crematogaster margaritae cupida, Crematogaster margaritae lujae

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Extant: 3 valid subspecies

Crematogaster margaritae Emery, 1895i PDF: 31 (q.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Mayr, 1896 PDF: 243 (w.m.).
Combination in Crematogaster (Oxygyne): Santschi, 1910c PDF: 381.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Emery, C., 1895, Voyage de M. E. Simon dans l'Afrique australe (janvier-avril 1893). 3 e mémoire. Formicides., Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 64, pp. 15-56

C. MargaritaeHNS, n. sp.

- [[ queen ]]. Picea, mandibulis, antennis articulationibus et tarsis rufescentibus, nitidissima, longe pilosa et vix pubescens, pedibus sine pilis erectis, capite ovato, mandibulis angustis, acuminatus, edentulis, thorace mutica, metanoto parum convexo, pedunculi segmento 1 ° cordiformi, lato, 2 ° transverso, medio depresso, postice late emarginate, angiitis posticis prominentibus. - Long. 4 1 / 4 mill. - Kuilu, Congo; un exemplaire recu de MM. Staudinger et Bang-Haas.

Extremement voisin do C. agnetis ForelHNS, de Madagascar; s'en distingue par le pedicule plus robuste, le 2 e n oe ud distinctement impressionne ou plutot deprime au milieu, echancre en arriere, avec les angles posterieurs saillants (1).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster margaritae: casent0904486



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