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Species: Crematogaster (Crematogaster) alluaudi   Emery, 1893 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Crematogaster alluaudi Emery, 1893e PDF: 83 (w.) SPAIN (Canary Is). Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated). Type-locality: Spain: Canary Is, Palma, 1889-1890 (Ch. Alluaud). Type-depository: MSNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Crematogaster alluaudi Forel, 1893f PDF: 466. Nomen nudum (attributed to Emery).]
Santschi, 1921e PDF: 168 (q.); Santschi, 1937e PDF: 299 (q.m.)
Status as species: Emery, 1912e: 663; Santschi, 1921e PDF: 168; Emery, 1922c PDF: 142; Wheeler, 1927g PDF: 105; Santschi, 1937e PDF: 299; Wellenius, 1955 PDF: 6; Barquín, 1981: 132; Hohmann et al., 1993: 147; Báez & Ortega, 1978: 189; Bolton, 1995b: 147; Borowiec, 2014 PDF: 64 (see note in bibliography).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Canary Islands, Macaronesia
    Europe: Spain
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Palearctic

Distribution Notes:

Canary Islands

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Crematogaster alluaudi n. sp.  Emery, C., 1893, Voyage de M. Ch. Alluaud aux iles Canaries. Formicides., Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 62, pp. 81-88: 83, (download) 83 3764
Crematogaster alluaudi   Espadaler, X., 2007, The ants of El Hierro (Canary Islands)., Advances in ant systematics (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): Homage to E. O. Wilson - 50 years of contributions., Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute, 80, pp. 113-127: 117, (download) 117 21278

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times Subterr. Trap, 1 times Hand.

Elevations: collected from 800 - 1117 meters, 853 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1890-12-31 00:00:00.0 and 2015-01-12 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster alluaudi: casent0904503

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