Current View: All Antweb
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb


To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print:      Citation: AntWeb. Version 8.75.4. California Academy of Science, online at Accessed .

· For web:

Species: Crematogaster (Crematogaster) tetracantha   Emery, 1887 

Download Data

Current Valid Name:

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Crematogaster tetracantha Emery, 1887h PDF: 467, pl. 2, fig. 18 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: New Guinea: Ramoi (Beccari). Type-depository: MSNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex dead twig.

Elevations: collected at 700 m

Collect Date Range: collected on 2003-02-17

Type specimens: Holotype of Crematogaster tetracantha: casent0171219

See something amiss? Send us an email.