The Ants of Africa
Genus Crematogaster
Crematogaster (Sphaerocrema) paolii Menozzi

Crematogaster (Sphaerocrema) paolii Menozzi

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Somalia (Crematogaster (Sphaerocrema) paolii n. sp., Menozzi, 1930b: 102, illustrated, worker) Villagio Duca degli Abruzzi, 1-xi.1926; tending aphids. etc. on cotton - see below
Worker only described (see Bolton, 1995) .

{Crematogaster paolii}Menozzi's (1930b) description is at {original description} and {original description}.

{Crematogaster paolii} The photomontage of a cotype worker is collated from

{Crematogaster (Sp.) paolii}The photomontage is collated from

Oxford University Museum specimens

Crematogaster (Sphaerocrema) paolii
B Taylor det.
Awatif Omer
Dinder NP
11 N
35 E
3 workers & 1 male
Male unreported before

{Crematogaster kneri}The photomontage is of a worker from Sudan, Dinder NP; collector A Omer (Sudan 2012 24). Previously listed by me under Cr. kneri.

{Crematogaster paolii?}The photomontage is of a possible male from Sudan, Dinder NP; collector A Omer (Sudan 2012 24).

2007, 2008, 2012, 2015, 2016 - Brian Taylor CBiol FRSB FRES
11, Grazingfield, Wilford, Nottingham, NG11 7FN, U.K.