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Species: Crematogaster (Crematogaster) amabilis   Santschi, 1911 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Crematogaster amabilis Santschi, 1911c PDF: 355 (w.) TANZANIA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Tanzania (“Afrique orietale allemande”): Kelima, Kilimanjaro, 1904 (Ch. Alluaud). Type-depository: MNHN. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Santschi, 1914b PDF: 91 (q.m.)
Status as species: Santschi, 1913a PDF: 412 (in key); Santschi, 1914b PDF: 91; Emery, 1922c PDF: 145; Wheeler, 1922: 829; Bolton, 1995b: 147; Hita Garcia et al., 2013 PDF: 210.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Angola, Kenya, Tanzania
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Santschi 1914b


Caste of types: (w)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times from hollow tree.

Elevations: collected at 2450 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1911-12-01 and 1921-12-31

Type specimens: Syntype: sam-ent-011971; syntype of Crematogaster amabilis: casent0912639

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