The Ants of Africa
Genus Crematogaster
Crematogaster (Crematogaster) delagoensis Forel

Crematogaster (Crematogaster) delagoensis Forel

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server}Type location Mozambique (Cremastogaster inermis Mayr, r. delagoensis, n. st., Forel, 1894b: 99, worker; raised to species Emery, 1922e: 146) Delagoa, Dr Liengmei - see below
junior synonyms (here)
merwei (Cremastogaster (Acrocoelia) delagoensis For. stirps merwei nov., Santschi, 1932a: 385, worker) from South Africa, Cape Province, Montagu, i.1920, v. d. Merwe - see
rhodesiana (Cremastogaster inermis Mayr r. delagoensis For. v. Rhodesiana n. v., Forel, 1913a: 126; Arnold, 1920a: 532, worker) from Zimbabwe, Bulawayo, Arnold - see below
worker only described (see Bolton, 1995) .

{Crematogaster delagoensis}Forel's (1894b) description is at {original description}. Forel's (1913a) description of rhodesiana is at {original description}.Arnold (1920a) gave an illustrated translation of the type, this is at {original description} and of rhodesiana, illustrated, this is at {original description}. Santschi's (1932a) description of merwei is at {original description}.

{Crematogaster delagoensis}The photomontage of the type worker is collated from

{Crematogaster delagoensis rhodesiana}The photomontage of the rhodesiana type worker is collated from

{Crematogaster (Cr) delagoensis} This field photograph was taken in Pretoria, South Africa, by Joan Young.

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