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Species: Crematogaster (Crematogaster) lamottei   Bernard, 1953 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Crematogaster (Sphaerocrema) lamottei Bernard, 1953b PDF: 232, fig. 9D-F (w.q.m.) GUINEA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: 4 syntype workers, 1 syntype queen, 4 syntype males. Type-localities: Guinea: Nimba, T 10, 1180 m. (Lamotte), Guinea: N’Zo, B8-8 (Lamotte), Guinea: Boukoko (Oubangui) (A. Hollande). Type-depository: MNHN. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 156.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Central African Republic, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Nigeria
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 74 times found in Tropical Forest, 1 times found in Primary Forest, 1 times found in Reserve/Urban.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Canopy, cover 80%, 1 times Canopy cover 80%, 1 times Canopy 65%, 1 times souche pourie.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 71 times Malaise, 3 times Canopy fogging, 1 times Can. fog. by night, 1 times Preliminary.

Elevations: collected from 200 - 1597 meters, 1152 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1948-07-01 00:00:00.0 and 2019-12-23 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster lamottei: casent0913614

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