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Species: Crematogaster schencki   Forel, 1891 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Crematogaster schenki Forel, 1891c PDF: 182, pl. 6, fig. 2 (w.q.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Madagascar, Imerina, Antananarivo, Andrangoloaka, coll. Rév. Père Camboué, Hildebrandt, Sikora; CASENT0101748; MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Crematogaster schencki: Wheeler, 1911g PDF: 161, justified emendation of spelling.].
Member of Crematogaster hova complex: Blaimer, 2010 PDF: 17 (Lectotype designation).


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Madagascar
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Notes:

This species name is now ASSOCIATED with the Crematogaster hova-complex (Blaimer, 2010)


Blaimer, B. B. (2010) Taxonomy and Natural History of the Crematogaster (Decacrema) group in Madagascar. Zootaxa, 2714, 1-39.

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Nest.0.0.

Elevations: collected from 902 - 1403 meters, 1185 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Crematogaster schencki: casent0101748

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