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Species: Crematogaster (Crematogaster) afghanica   Pisarski, 1967 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Crematogaster afghanica Pisarski, 1967a PDF: 389, figs. 23-25 (w.) AFGHANISTAN. Palearctic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Afghanistan: Sang-Novichtéch (A400), Kabul, 3.iv.1958 (K. Lindberg). Type-depository: ZMLS. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 121 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: 48 paratype workers with same data, 14 paratype workers Kabul (A400), Mt Cher Dervazéh, 20.ix.1957 (K. Lindberg), 19 paratype workers Paghman (A257), 2225 m., 16.vii.1957 (K. Lindberg), 9 paratype workers Qal’éh Lakou (A414), nr Kabul Valley, 7.vii.1957 (K. Lindberg), 7 paratype workers Kaméh Zevah (A429), nr Ibrahim Khel, S Djelalabad, 23.i.1958 (K. Lindberg), 23 paratype workers Kouh Chigui (A439), Laghman, 45 km. NE Djelalabad, 1370 m., 31.i.1958 (K. Lindberg), 1 paratype worker Tangi Gharuh, Kabul River, 1600 m., 21.x.1952 (J. Klapperich). Paratype-depositories: HNHM, MIZW, ZMLS. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Pisarski, 1970a PDF: 308; Bolton, 1995b: 146.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Afghanistan, Iran
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected from 1600 - 1750 meters, 1700 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1952-10-21 and 1957-09-20

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster afghanica: casent0916604; type of Crematogaster afghanica: focol1798-1, focol1798-2

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