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Species: Crematogaster (Orthocrema) paradoxa   Emery, 1894 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Crematogaster paradoxa Emery, 1894c PDF: 72, figs. (w.) NEW GUINEA (Indonesia). Australasia. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Indonesia: Irian Jaya, Humboldt Bay (= Yos Sudarso Bay) (W. Doherty). Type-depository: MSNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Emery, 1897: 566; Emery, 1922c PDF: 133; Donisthorpe, 1941h PDF: 56; Creighton, 1945 PDF: 114 (in key); Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 99; Bolton, 1995b: 159.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in rainforest, 2 times found in lowland secondary rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times ground foragers, 1 times foragers in leaf litter, 1 times ex malaise trap.

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

Elevations: collected from 61 - 800 meters, 244 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1989-02-12 and 2003-02-17

Type specimens: Holotype of Crematogaster paradoxa: casent0171217



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