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Species: Temnothorax andrei   (Emery, 1895) 

Classification:
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See Also:

Temnothorax andrei_cf, Temnothorax andrei_nr, Temnothorax andrei (dark form)

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Leptothorax (Leptothorax) andrei Emery, 1895d PDF: 322, pl. 8, fig. 15 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Cole, 1958c PDF}: 537 (q.m.).
Combination in Temnothorax (Myrafant): Smith, 1979: 1392; in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 271.
Senior synonym of Temnothorax heathii, Temnothorax occidentalis, Temnothorax ocellatus: Ward, 2005 PDF: 15.
See also: Wheeler, 1903d PDF: 256; Mackay, 2000 PDF: 316.

Distribution:

BC, BCS

Comments:

Temnothorax ocellatus (Mackay 2000) is a junior synonym of L. andrei.

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Temnothorax andrei   Ward, P. S., 2005, A synoptic review of the ants of California (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 936, pp. 1-68: 15-16, (download) 15-16 21008
Temnothorax andrei   Ward, P. S., 2005, A synoptic review of the ants of California (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 936, pp. 1-68: -1, (download) -1 21008

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 11 times found in coastal scrub, 2 times found in riparian oak woodland, 1 times found in in damp soil by low shrubbery and a streambed, 6 times found in oak woodland, 6 times found in chaparral, 4 times found in riparian woodland, 4 times found in Pinyon-cedar woodland, 2 times found in grassland, 1 times found in in dry soil covered by fennel and eucalyptus leaves, 1 times found in chapparal/ oak woodland, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 9 times hand collecting, 8 times Winkler sifter, 9 times Bay Area Ant Survey (BAAS), 5 times search, 4 times Davis sifter, 4 times winkler, 1 times Extracted nest Camponotus yogi, 1 times sifting

Elevations: collected from 7 - 2347 meters, 459 meters average

Type specimens: syntype occidentalis: jtl073101; syntype of Temnothorax andrei: casent0904748

(-1 examples)



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