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Species: Temnothorax albipennis   (Curtis, 1854) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

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, Eastern Europe, Europe, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Madrid, Namur, Netherlands, Northern Europe, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Southern Europe, Spain, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Western Europe

Distribution Notes:



(Dutch vernacular name: stengelslankmier)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in Rocks (rocky-calcareous grasslands), 4 times found in Pinar, 0 times found in Unknown, 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 Agrícola, 1 times found in Eucaliptalmixto, 1 times found in jaral, 1 times found in Muro, ...

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