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Species: Crematogaster (Orthocrema) missouriensis   Emery, 1895 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Crematogaster victima subsp. missuriensis Emery, 1895d PDF: 287 (w) U.S.A. Nearctic. Primary type information: Missouri (T. Pergande); MCZ-Ent:20816; Museo Civico di Storia Naturale, Genoa (MCSN), Museum of Comparative Zoology (MCZ) AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

(attributed to Pergande).
[Justified emendation of spelling to missouriensis: Dennis, 1938 PDF: 284; Dennis, 1938 PDF: 140 (in key).].
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in mixed pine/oak, 1 times found in desert scrub, 1 times found in sandhill, 1 times found in desert, 1 times found in Grazed grassland nr. wash, about 60 yards from the GPS rea times found in in clay soil in full sun at edge of parking lot, 1 times found in juniper oak woodland, 1 times found in Longleaf Pine flatwoods 40-50'tall, evidence of past fires., 1 times found in oak-pine woodland, 1 times found in oak/pine woodland, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times nocturnal foragers, 4 times under stone, 1 times nest in deep sand, 1 times ex sifted litter, 1 times Under rock and grass clump in partial shade, 1 times in soil nest in lawn with ~1.5" crater, 1 times Under rock, 1 times In and under grass clump in open, dense shrubby-grassy area. Pure sand., 1 times ground nest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times search, 1 times Winkler, 1 times bait, 1 times direct collection, 1 times oak-juniper-pine woodland.

Elevations: collected from 40 - 2090 meters, 1298 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1910-11-14 and 2018-06-10

Type specimens: paratypes smithi: jtl053304; syntype missuriensis: jtl027821

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