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Species: Aenictus crucifer   Santschi, 1914 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Aenictus crucifer Santschi, 1914b PDF: 68, fig. 5 (m.) KENYA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: 3 syntype males. Type-locality: Kenya (“Afrique orientale anglaise”): Tiwi, st. no. 5, xi.1911 (Ch. Alluaud & R. Jeannel). Type-depository: NHMB. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Kenya
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Aenictus crucifer   Santschi, F., 1924, Descriptions de nouveaux formicides africains et notes diverses. - II., Revue de Zoologie Africaine 12, pp. 195-224: 204, (download) 204 3607
Aenictus crucifer n. sp.  Santschi, F., 1914, Formicidae., Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911 - 1912). Résultats scientifiques. Hyménoptères 2, pp. 41-148: 68-69, (download) 68-69 8111

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected on 1911-11-01

Type specimens: syntype of Aenictus crucifer: casent0911421

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