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Species: Crematogaster (Crematogaster) rothneyi   Mayr, 1879 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Crematogaster rothneyi Mayr, 1879 PDF: 685 (w.) INDIA (West Bengal). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype worker (by designation of Hosoishi & Ogata, 2019 10.6620/ZS.2019.58-11 PDF: 7). Type-locality: lectotype India: Calcutta (Rothney). Type-depository: NHMW. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 2 paralectotype workers. Paratype-locality: same as for lectotype. Paratype-depository: NHMW. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Crematogaster rothneyi Smith, 1873: viii. Nomen nudum (attributed to Mayr).]
[Misspelled as rotneyi by Menozzi, 1939a PDF: 335.]
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Myanmar, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:


Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in limestone rain forest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times m2 Winkler sifting, 1 times Random coll. Winkler sifting.

Elevations: collected at 675 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 2010-01-22 and 2013-06-06

Type specimens: Not Provided: casent0714030, casent0714031; syntype of Crematogaster rothneyi: casent0919687; syntype of Crematogaster rothneyi civa: casent0908589

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