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|Meinert, 1861: 331 (m.).|
|Senior synonym of Tetramorium hemisi, Tetramorium minutum: Bolton, 1979 PDF: 169; of Tetramorium transformans: Bolton, 1980 PDF: 310.|
|Tetramorium caldarium||Espadaler, X., 2007, The ants of El Hierro (Canary Islands)., Advances in ant systematics (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): Homage to E. O. Wilson - 50 years of contributions., Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute, 80, pp. 113-127: 121, (download)||121||21278|
|Tetramorium caldarium||stat. rev.||Bolton, B., 1979, The ant tribe Tetramoriini (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). The genus Tetramorium Mayr in the Malagasy region and in the New World., Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Entomology 38, pp. 129-181: 169-170, (download)||169-170||6435|
Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in spiny forest/thicket, 2 times found in Rocky brush along wash, 1 times found in wadi, dry sandy riverbed, 4 times found in urban/garden, 3 times found in urban garden, 1 times found in port of entry/city, 1 times found in date farm, 1 times found in urban gardens, coastal Casuarina equisetifolia, 1 times found in degraded gallery forest, 2 times found in secondary forest, ...
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 10 times ground forager(s), 2 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times ex rot pocket, 5 times leaf litter, 4 times ex rotten log, 3 times Mantella viridis, stomach contents, 1 times sitting under palm tree, 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times Mantella expectata, stomach contents, 1 times foragers on tree trunk, 1 times ex rotting tree stump, ...
Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times hand collection, bait, recruiting to, 1 times lite trap, 2 times Pitfall trap, 1 times ER28 Malaise trap, 1 times search, 2 times Hand Collected, 1 times hand collection, 1 times transect 26, 100m, pitfall trap, 1 times transect 32, 90m, pitfall trap, 1 times transect 39, 110m, pitfall trap, ...
Elevations: collected from 5 - 1650 meters, 473 meters average