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Species: Crematogaster (Orthocrema) victima   Smith, 1858 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Crematogaster victima Smith, 1858a PDF: 140 (w.) BRAZIL (Pará). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated). Type-locality: Brazil: Pará, Santarem (no collector’s name). Type-depository: BMNH. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Cuba, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Amambay, Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Central, Paraguarí

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Crematogaster victima   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 33, (download) 33 21367
Crematogaster victima   Smith, F., 1858, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae., London: British Museum: 140, (download) 140 8127

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in campo cerrado edge, 1 times found in Atlantic Forest, 1 times found in Canga (= savanna on iron outcrops).

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times understory vegetation, 1 times forest canopy, 1 times foraging on tree in campground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times baits, 1 times beating.

Elevations: collected at 60 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1886-12-31 00:00:00.0 and 2011-01-01 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype argentina: jtl055854; syntype Crematogaster victima: jtl328116; syntype of Crematogaster victima: casent0902162; syntypes bosqi: jtl056099

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