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|Emery, 1895d PDF: 333 (q.m.); Wheeler & Wheeler, 1951 PDF: 196 (l.); Crozier, 1970a PDF: 119 (k.); Taber & Cokendolpher, 1988 PDF: 95 (k.).|
|Senior synonym of Tapinoma parva, Tapinoma boreale Roger, [no year] (and its junior synonym Tapinoma boreale Provancher, [no year]): Mayr, 1886d PDF: 434; Creighton, 1950a PDF: 353; of Tapinoma gracilis: Emery, 1895d PDF: 337; Wheeler, 1902g PDF: 20; Creighton, 1950a PDF: 353; of Tapinoma dimmocki: Shattuck, 1992c PDF: 153.|
|Tapinoma sessile||Ward, P. S., 2005, A synoptic review of the ants of California (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 936, pp. 1-68: -1, (download)||-1||21008|
|Tapinoma sessile||Hamm, C. A., 2010, Multivariate discrimination and description of a new species of Tapinoma from the Western United States., Annals of the Entomological Society of America 103, pp. 20-29: 24-25, (download)||24-25||23125||GoogleMaps|
Found most commonly in these habitats: 16 times found in oak woodland, 23 times found in agricultural zone, 7 times found in Ponderosa pine forest, 9 times found in coastal scrub, 8 times found in shrub steppe, 2 times found in Meadow, 0 times found in Mixed canyon forest, 2 times found in Pinyon-cedar woodland, 5 times found in Aspen forest, 7 times found in pine/fir woodland, ...
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 29 times under stone, 10 times nest under stone, 6 times under rock, 1 times found under dry vegetation, 4 times ex rotten log, 8 times nest under rock, 8 times strays, 4 times under dead wood, 6 times ground foragers, 5 times stray foragers, 3 times ants found under rock, ...
Collected most commonly using these methods: 31 times Under rock, 82 times search, 52 times Bay Area Ant Survey (BAAS), 53 times hand collecting, 23 times pitfall, 8 times Pitfall trap, 3 times Log stage 4, 1 times Log stage 2, 6 times under wood, 0 times Log stage 3, 1 times Under boulder, ...
Elevations: collected from 5 - 3202 meters, 1473 meters average