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Species: Tetramorium (osiris?) lanuginosum   Mayr, 1870 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Tetramorium lanuginosum Mayr, 1870b PDF: 976 (w.) INDONESIA (Java). Indomalaya. "Indonesia, Java, Batavia." Naturhistorisches Museum, Wien, Austria (NHMW). CASENT0235202. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Viehmeyer, 1916a PDF: 140 (q.); Imai, Baroni Urbani, et al. 1984: 8 (k.).
Combination in Triglyphothrix: Emery, 1891c: 4 (footnote); in Tetramorium: Bolton, 1985 PDF: 247.
Senior synonym of Tetramorium australis, Tetramorium ceramensis, Tetramorium felix, Tetramorium flavescens, Tetramorium laevidens, Tetramorium mauricei, Tetramorium orissana, Tetramorium striatidens, Tetramorium tricolor: Bolton, 1976 PDF: 350.


NEOTROPICAL, Malagasy, Nearctic


Habita ambientes xerofíticos en áreas no habitadas. Asociada a jardines de las casas en la isla Santa Cruz. Especie dominante en las islas Wolf y Plaza Sur


(Dutch vernacular name: behaarde zaadmier)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 13 times found in Rainforest, 23 times found in urban/garden, 16 times found in coastal scrub, 8 times found in dry forest, 10 times found in tropical dry forest, 4 times found in gallery forest, 6 times found in native forest, 3 times found in urban garden, 4 times found in coastal roadside, 3 times found in park/garden, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 4 times 9 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 1 times 2 Maxi Winks, 3 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 10 times aspirating; PB & maple syrup bait, 10 times aspirating; PB bait, 8 times search, 10 times davis-sifting; incidental aspirated, 5 times hand collecting, 6 times aspirated, 4 times Malaise trap, 2 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m, ...

Elevations: collected from 1 - 1300 meters, 104 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype: casent0102356, casent0235202; paratype of Triglyphothrix tricolor: casent0901051; syntype of Tetramorium obesum striatidens: casent0904798; syntype of Triglyphothrix striatidens felix: casent0901052; syntype of Triglyphothrix striatidens australis: casent0909094; syntype of Triglyphothrix striatidens laevidens: casent0909096; syntype of Triglyphothrix striatidens orissana: casent0909095

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