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Species: Crematogaster (Crematogaster) luctans   Forel, 1907 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Crematogaster luctans Forel, 1907d PDF: 22 (w.q.) TANZANIA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers, syntype queens (numbers not stated). Type-locality: Tanzania (“Afrique orientale”): Mto-ya-Kifaru (Katona). Type-depository: HNHM, MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Congo, Eritrea, Gabon, Sierra Leone, Tanzania
    Asia: Iraq
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected on 1999-01-01

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster luctans: casent0908611; syntype of Crematogaster luctans rugosior: casent0916608

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