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Species: Crematogaster (Crematogaster) rifelna   Buren, 1968 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Crematogaster (Crematogaster) rifelna Buren, 1968b PDF: 96 (w.q.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Mexico, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Live oak woodland, 1 times found in in shaded vacant lot, 1 times found in Tropical hardwood forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times dead branch, 1 times In Quercus virginiana, 1 times in liveoak limb, 1 times from cryptic soil nest, 1 times associated with Kermes on Quercus virginiana, 1 times under bark of Quercus fusiformis.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times collecting with Gary Umphrey and M. Alex Smith.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 671 meters, 192 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1942-09-23 and 2019-07-21

Type specimens: Holotype of Crematogaster rifelna: lacment164556; paratype of Crematogaster rifelna: casent0902141

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