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Species: Crematogaster osakensis   Forel, 1900 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Crematogaster sordidula var. osakensis Forel, 1900h PDF: 269 (w.) JAPAN. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Wheeler, 1928d PDF: 111 (q.m.).
Raised to species: Collingwood, 1976a PDF: 303; Kupyanskaya, 1990a: 129; Wu & Wang, 1995a: 63.
Senior synonym of Crematogaster japonica: Brown, 1949e PDF: 37.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, Japan
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Indomalaya, Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in rain forest, 1 times found in Rubber plantation, 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in Young rain forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times m2 Winkler sifting, 3 times Random coll. Winkler sifting.

Elevations: collected from 685 - 890 meters, 817 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster osakensis: casent0908356; syntype of Crematogaster sordidula japonica: casent0908357

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