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Species: Temnothorax albipennis   (Curtis, 1854) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2016)

Stenamma albipennis Curtis, 1854: 218 (w.m.) GREAT BRITAIN. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Leptothorax: Orledge, 1998: 31; in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 271.
Revived from synonymy and senior synonym of Temnothorax tuberointerruptus: Orledge, 1998: 31.


Palearctic Region: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom

Distribution Notes:



(Dutch vernacular name: stengelslankmier)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in Rocks (rocky-calcareous grasslands), 0 times found in Unknown, 4 times found in Pinar, 3 times found in Bosque claro de P. sylvaticus, 0 times found in dry grassland, 2 times found in Robedal/Castañar, 1 times found in Eucaliptalmixto, 1 times found in jaral, 1 times found in Muro, 1 times found in Pinar (P. sylvaticus) cerrado, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times Nido en Piedra, 2 times Forrajeando, 2 times Bajo corteza ymusgo P sylvaticus, 1 times sous pierres, 1 times Nido en tocón, 1 times Nido dentro de piedra, 1 times Nido bajo piedra, 1 times nbp, 1 times Madera, 1 times Bajo corteza pino, 1 times Bajo corteza p sylvaticus, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 17 times Hand, 0 times Pitfall trap, 0 times Manual catch.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1382 meters, 821 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Leptothorax tuberum tuberointerruptus: casent0909043

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