Crematogaster (Sphaerocrema) bequaerti (Forel) variety atraplex Santschi , Wheeler, W. M., 1922

Wheeler, W. M., 1922, The ants collected by the American Museum Congo Expedition., Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 45, pp. 39-269: 155

publication ID

20597

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/D93831AB-22DA-F984-E42C-CC47DCCD7597

treatment provided by

Christiana

scientific name

Crematogaster (Sphaerocrema) bequaerti (Forel) variety atraplex Santschi
status

new variety

Crematogaster (Sphaerocrema) bequaerti (Forel) variety atraplex Santschi  HNS  , new variety

" Worker. - Length 4 mm. Rather dull yellow; gaster, postpetiole and femora yellowish brown; tips of the epinotal spines brownish black. In other respects like the type of the species and the var. mutabilis (Santschi), but the median impression of the pronotum is feebler. The dark tips of the spines contrast with the pale color of the thorax." (Santschi)

A dozen workers from Yakuluku (Lang and Chapin).