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Species: Crematogaster (Crematogaster) cephalotes   Smith, 1857 

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Gerstäcker, 1871

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Crematogaster cephalotes Smith, 1857a PDF: 75 (w.) BORNEO (East Malaysia: Sarawak). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: 2 syntype workers. Type-locality: Malaysia: Sarawak, “SAR. 25” (A.R. Wallace). Type-depository: OXUM. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Kenya
    Asia: Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Indomalaya

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Crematogaster cephalotes   Smith, F., 1857, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects collected at Sarawak, Borneo; Mount Ophir, Malacca; and at Singapore, by A. R. Wallace., Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 2, pp. 42-88: 75, (download) 75 2588
Crematogaster cephalotes   Smith, F., 1858, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae., London: British Museum: 137, (download) 137 8127

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: paratype of Crematogaster cephalotes: focol1478, focol1479, focol1480; syntype of Crematogaster cephalotes: casent0901436

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