Crematogaster (Crematogaster) cooperi Forel - new status
Type location South Africa
(Cremastogaster Neuvillei For. r. Cooperi n. stirps, Forel, 1914d:
233, worker; Arnold, 1920a:
498, queen) Durban, Natal, H B Cooper - see
junior synonym (here) ingravis
(Cremastogaster Neuvillei For. race Cooperi var. ingravis n., Forel, 1915c: 341,
worker from South Africa, Durban, L Bevis & C B Cooper -
worker and queen only described (see
Bolton, 1995) .
description of cooperi
is at . Arnold's (1920a)
translation is at and his illustrated translation and
description of the cooperi queen, plus ingravis is at .
Quite clearly very different to Crematogaster neuvillei in form, size and colour, so raised to species status. The junior synonym ingravis is near identical in all aspectes.