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Species: Crematogaster lineolata   (Say, 1836) 

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Crematogaster lineolata californica, Crematogaster lineolata cedrosensis, Crematogaster lineolata cerasi, Crematogaster lineolata clara, Crematogaster lineolata coachellai, Crematogaster lineolata coarctata, Crematogaster lineolata corctata, Crematogaster lineolata depilis, Crematogaster lineolata emeryana, Crematogaster lineolata laeviuscula, Crematogaster lineolata lineolata, Crematogaster lineolata lutea, Crematogaster lineolata lutescens, Crematogaster lineolata mormonum, Crematogaster lineolata opaca, Crematogaster lineolata pilosa, Crematogaster lineolata punctinodis, Crematogaster lineolata punctulata, Crematogaster lineolata subopaca, Crematogaster lineolata subpilosa, Crematogaster lineolata wheldeni

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

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

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.


Nearctic Region: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia

Distribution Notes:



Swampy and floodplain forest

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in short grass prairie, 2 times found in mixed hardwood forest, 0 times found in Black oak dunes, 0 times found in On mesquite, 0 times found in Mixed deciduous forest, 0 times found in Old-hickory forest, 0 times found in Oak grove, 0 times found in Pinyon-cedar woodland, 2 times found in riparian mixed hardwood forest, 1 times found in piedmont woodland, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times strays, 2 times col. Robins Nature Trail, 2 times under stone, 1 times stray foragers on sidewalk, 1 times stray foragers on low vegetation, 1 times nest under rock below pine tree, 2 times nest under dead wood on ground, 1 times on flowers, 1 times nest in dead, standing wood, 1 times ground nest, under mat of Corema and Arctostaphylos uva-ursi, 0 times foraging wall, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times under rock, 1 times log stage 4, 1 times log stage 3, 5 times hand collecting, 5 times search, 0 times log stage 2, 0 times under wood, 0 times Under boulder, 3 times Berlese, 0 times Under log, 0 times thatched nest, ...

Elevations: collected from 5 - 1981 meters, 942 meters average

Type specimens: Paratype: fmnhins0000108826; syntype of Crematogaster punctulata: casent0919708; syntype of Crematogaster lineolata subopaca: casent0904537; syntype of Crematogaster lineolata lineolata lutescens: casent0904536; syntype of Crematogaster opaca texana: casent0912717

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