The Ants of Africa
Genus Crematogaster
Crematogaster (Crematogaster) kohliella Forel - new status

Crematogaster (Crematogaster) kohliella Forel - new status

return to key Type location Zaïre (Cremastogaster excisa Mayr r. Andrei For. v. Kohliella n. var. Forel, 1916: 409, worker) from St. Gabriel, by Kohl (in Santschi, 1918d: 185, as C. Sjoestedti Mayr, stirps Kohliella For.) - see below.

Forel's (1916) description of kohliella, as strain of sjostedti, is at {original description}

{Crematogaster kohliella} The photomontage of a syntype (major) worker is collated from

Oxford University Museum specimens

Crematogaster (Crematogaster) kohliella
B Taylor det.
J-F Vayssieres
RVA 3003
8°00'13'' N
02°22'57'' E
On Acacia sieberiana

{Crematogaster (Cr) kohliella}The photomontage is of a worker from Benin, Béthel; collector J-F Vayssieres (RVA3003). (previously diagnosed by me as Cr. sjostedti)

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