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Species: Crematogaster senegalensis   Roger, 1863 

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Crematogaster senegalensis goliathula

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Crematogaster senegalensis Roger, 1863a PDF: 206 (w.q.) SENEGAL. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Crematogaster (Acrocoelia): Emery, 1922c PDF: 144; in Crematogaster (Crematogaster): Bolton, 1995b: 166.
Revived status as species: Forel, 1922b PDF: 93; Bernard, 1950c PDF: 288.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Crematogaster senegalensis goliathula.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Algeria, Gambia, Guinea, Morocco, Senegal
    Asia: United Arab Emirates
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 11 times found in Cultives, 10 times found in Savannah For., 8 times found in Gallery For., 8 times found in Savannah, 5 times found in Second. For., 1 times found in Savannah Forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times on tree, 2 times Foraging, 1 times on Ficus, 1 times Nest in branch, 1 times in Termite nest, 1 times For. in aband. term., 1 times Chimney open nest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 35 times Hand, 6 times water traps, 7 times Winkler, 1 times water traps/light trap, 1 times pitfall traps, 1 times Bait on log.

Elevations: collected from 160 - 460 meters, 284 meters average

Type specimens: type of Cremastogaster senegalensis: casent0104592; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Crematogaster aegyptiaca senegalensis devincta: casent0912722; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Crematogaster aegyptiaca senegalensis targuia: casent0912723

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