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Species: Crematogaster (Orthocrema) overbecki   Viehmeyer, 1916 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Crematogaster overbecki Viehmeyer, 1916a PDF: 123, fig. 3 (w.q.m.) SINGAPORE. Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers, syntype queens, syntype males (numbers not stated). Type-locality: Singapore: 13: 53 (H. Overbeck). Type-depositories: MNHU, NHMB. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Emery, 1922c PDF: 132; Menozzi, 1935a PDF: 112 (in key); Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 98; Bolton, 1995b: 159; Hosoishi & Ogata, 2012 PDF: 24 (redescription).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Singapore
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster overbecki: casent0912734; type of Crematogaster overbecki: focol0272, focol0273, focol0274, focol1634, focol1635, focol1636, focol1637

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