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Species: Crematogaster (Orthocrema) corticicola   Mayr, 1887 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Crematogaster distans var. corticicola Mayr, 1887 PDF: 625 (w.q.m.) BRAZIL (Santa Catarina). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype worker (by designation of Kempf, 1968b PDF: 395). Type-locality: lectotype Brazil: Santa Catarina (Hetschko). Type-depository: NHMW. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 5 paralectotype workers. Paratype-locality: same as for lectotype. Paratype-depository: NHMW. Type notes: Original description also mentions syntype males (numbers not stated), and 1 syntype queen. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Kempf, 1968b PDF: 394 (redescription); Kempf, 1969 PDF: 277; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 83; Bolton, 1995b: 151; Wild, 2007b PDF: 32.
Material of the unavailable name Crematogaster distans rugiceps pullipes: referred here by Kempf, 1968b PDF: 394; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 83; Bolton, 1995b: 151.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Caaguazú, Canindeyú

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in bosque medio, 2 times found in tropical dry forest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 1200 meters, 583 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1903-12-31 and 2011-01-01

Type specimens: Lectotype of Crematogaster distans corticicola: casent0919697; syntype of Crematogaster distans corticicola: casent0902148; syntype of Crematogaster distans rugiceps: casent0908415; syntype pullipes: jtl056048; syntype rugiceps: jtl056061; syntypes corticicola: jtl055889; syntypes pullipes: jtl055890; syntypes rugiceps: jtl055891, jtl055892; type of Crematogaster distans corticicola: focol1620, focol1621; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Crematogaster distans rugiceps pullipes: casent0912740

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