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Species: Crematogaster (Crematogaster) rugosa   André, 1895 

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See Also:

Crematogaster rugosa nigriventris, Crematogaster rugosa rugaticeps

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Crematogaster (Sphaerocrema) rugosa André, 1895a PDF: 3 (w.) CONGO. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1899d PDF: 484 (q.).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Cameroon, Congo, Gabon, Ghana
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Espira, 2001

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Prim. unlog. For..

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times For. ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Hand.

Collect Date Range: collected between 1895-12-31 and 2019-01-08

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster rugosa: casent0908614, rmcaent000017763; type of Crematogaster luctans st. rugosa: focol1520

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