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

Crematogaster (Crematogaster) homeri Forel

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Cameroun (Cremastogaster (Atopogyne) homeri, Forel, 1913e: 668, queen) from Johann-Albrechtschöhe, by Conradt; queen only described (see Bolton, 1995) .

Forel's (1913e) description is at {original description}. Note - Forel stated that workers identifiable as chlorotica bore the same label (collection details) and, hence, this could be the queen of that species. However, Crematogaster chlorotica since has been classifed as in Sphaerocrema.

{Crematogaster homeri queen} The photomontage of the type queen is collated from

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