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Species: Crematogaster (Crematogaster) depressa   (Latreille, 1802) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Formica depressa Latreille, 1802a PDF: 268, pl. 11, fig. 73 (q.) GUINEA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype queen. Type-locality: Guinea: (no further data) (Beauvois). Type-depository: MNHN. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Crematogaster: Emery, 1892c PDF: 164.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Uganda
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Gardens, 2 times found in Reserve Area (Tropical grassland), 2 times found in rainforest canopy, 1 times found in rainforest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Preliminary, 1 times Hand, 1 times EC28 Malaise trap.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 350 meters, 56 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1926-11-01 and 2019-05-01

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster buchneri foreli: casent0902072

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