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Species: Crematogaster (Crematogaster) inflata   Smith, 1857 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Crematogaster inflatus Smith, 1857a PDF: 76, pl. 2, fig. 2 (w.) SINGAPORE. Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype worker (by designation of Hosoishi & Ogata, 2009a PDF: 23). Type-locality: lectotype Singapore: “Sing. 27” (A.R. Wallace). Type-depositories: BMNH, OXUM. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 4 paralectotype workers. Paratype-locality: paralectotypes with same data as lectotype, and paralectotypes Malaysia: Sarawak, “Sar.”, “Sar. 9” (A.R. Wallace). Paratype-depositories: BMNH, OXUM. Type notes: Hosoishi & Ogata, 2009a PDF: 23, record only lectotype + 4 paralectotypes; but original syntypes are 8 in number: 5 in OXUM, and 3 in BMNH. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Hosoishi & Ogata, 2009a PDF: 23.
Status as species: Smith, 1858a PDF: 136; Mayr, 1862 PDF: 767; Mayr, 1863a PDF: 404; Roger, 1863b PDF: 37; Mayr, 1867a PDF: 106 (redescription); Smith, 1871a PDF: 329; Mayr, 1872 PDF: 153; Mayr, 1879 PDF: 680 (in key); Emery, 1887f PDF: 466; Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 82; Emery, 1900: 691; Forel, 1903a PDF: 682; Bingham, 1903 PDF: 145; Wheeler, 1908g PDF: 390; Forel, 1915a PDF: 28; Viehmeyer, 1916a PDF: 126; Wheeler, 1919f PDF: 75; Emery, 1922c PDF: 140; Santschi, 1928h PDF: 128; Donisthorpe, 1932c PDF: 450; Menozzi, 1932d PDF: 6; Donisthorpe, 1941o PDF: 226 (in key); Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 103; Bolton, 1995b: 154; Jaitrong & Nabhitabhata, 2005 PDF: 19; Hosoishi & Ogata, 2008 PDF: 5 (redescription); Hosoishi & Ogata, 2009a PDF: 23 (redescription); Pfeiffer et al., 2011 PDF: 45; Bharti et al., 2016 PDF: 36.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Luzon Island

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in 2nd growth wet forest, 1 times found in on low vegetation.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times in carton on tree trunk, 1 times rainforest, 1 times Foraging, 1 times carton nest in hollow tree.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search, 1 times Hand.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 450 meters, 280 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1931-07-10 and 2014-08-02

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster inflata: casent0901438

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