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Species: Crematogaster ionia   Forel, 1911 

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Crematogaster ionia_cf_cr01, Crematogaster ionia_cf_do01

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Crematogaster scutellaris var. ionia Forel, 1911f PDF: 340 (w.q.) TURKEY. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Crematogaster (Acrocoelia): Emery, 1922c PDF: 144; in Crematogaster (Crematogaster): Bolton, 1995b: 166.
Raised to species: Agosti & Collingwood, 1987a PDF: 54.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Turkey
    Europe: Greece
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Mediterranean area

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in pine forest and roadsides, 3 times found in deciduous forest, 2 times found in pine forest, 2 times found in Maquis (natural), 2 times found in mountain deciduous forest, 2 times found in olive plantations, 2 times found in pastures with shrubs, 1 times found in gorge with deciduous forest, 1 times found in limestone gorge, 1 times found in limestone gorge with Platanus trees, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 8 times on shrubs, 7 times on trunk, 4 times on Pinus trunk, 3 times on trunk of tree, 2 times under stone, 2 times on truncus of Juniperus, 1 times on trunk of olive tree, 1 times on trunk of coniferous tree, 1 times on rock, 1 times on oak trunk, 1 times on litter, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search.

Elevations: collected from 2 - 887 meters, 226 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster ionia: casent0908491; type of Crematogaster scutellaris var. ionia: focol1448

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