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Species: Crematogaster (Crematogaster) stadelmanni   Mayr, 1895 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 8 valid subspecies

Crematogaster stadelmanni Mayr, 1895 PDF: 140 (w.q.) LIBERIA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: 1 syntype worker, 1 syntype queen. Type-locality: Liberia: (no further data). Type-depository: NHMW (perhaps in MNHU). Type notes: Mayr says the material came from “Berliner Museum”, but does not indicate if it was returned there. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Liberia, Uganda
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Espira, 2001

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 9 times found in rainforest, 4 times found in rainforest, marsh clearing, 3 times found in coastal lowland rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times ground forager(s), 2 times forest margin along river, 1 times undergrowth, low canopy in forest, 1 times on low vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times EC32 sweeping, 2 times Beat 25 sample transect, 10m, beating low vegetation, 2 times EC28 Malaise trap, 2 times Malaise trap, 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times beating low vegetation, 1 times sweep.

Elevations: collected from 110 - 640 meters, 426 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1988-02-15 and 2001-05-25

Type specimens: syntype of Crematogaster stadelmanni: casent0908649, casent0919676; type of Crematogaster stadelmanni: focol1507, focol1508

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