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Species: Crematogaster lineolata   (Say, 1836) 

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See Also:

Crematogaster lineolata coachellai, Crematogaster lineolata lutescens, Crematogaster lineolata punctinodis, Crematogaster lineolata subopaca, Crematogaster lineolata subpilosa, Crematogaster lineolata wheldeni

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Myrmica lineolata Say, 1836 PDF: 290 (w.q.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Crematogaster: Roger, 1863b: 37; in Crematogaster (Acrocoelia): Emery, 1922c PDF: 141; in Crematogaster (Crematogaster): Buren, 1968b PDF: 93.
Material of the unavailable name Crematogaster lutescens referred here by Creighton, 1950a PDF: 213.
of the unavailable name Crematogaster wheldeni referred here by Brown, 1949a PDF}: 48.
See also: Emery, 1895d PDF: 281.




Swampy and floodplain forest

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Pinyon-cedar woodland, 0 times found in Mixed hardwood forest, 0 times found in Black oak dunes, 0 times found in Oak woodland, 0 times found in Meadow, 0 times found in Desert canyon forest, 0 times found in Mixed deciduous forest, 1 times found in Old-hickory forest, 0 times found in forest margin, Old-hickory forest, 0 times found in Cactus-yucca desert, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 2 times under rock, 1 times log stage 4, 1 times log stage 3, 0 times log stage 2, 5 times search, 0 times Under boulder, 0 times under wood, 0 times Under log, 0 times Under rotting wood, 0 times thatched nest, 0 times Log stage 2, under log, ...

Elevations: collected from 5 - 2560 meters, 1475 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster lineolata subopaca: casent0904537; syntype of Crematogaster lineolata lineolata lutescens: casent0904536; syntype of Crematogaster opaca texana: casent0912717

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