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Species: Tetramorium pacificum   Mayr, 1870 

Classification:
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See Also:

Tetramorium pacificum_cf, Tetramorium pacificum subscabrum

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Tetramorium pacificum Mayr, 1870b PDF: 976 (w.q.) TONGA. Oceania. "Tonga, Tongatabu." Naturhistorisches Museum, Wien, Austria (NHMW). CASENT0235203. http://www.antweb.org/specimen/ CASENT0235203 AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Imai, Kubota, et al. 1985: 47 (k.).
Senior synonym of Tetramorium subscabrum: Bolton, 1977 PDF: 102.

Distribution:

Islands of Leyte, Luzon, Mindanao, Negros, Romblon

Comments:

Introduced species. CA record: Smith (1943).

Notes:

(Dutch vernacular name: Pacifische zaadmier)

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Tetramorium pacificum   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: 168, (download) 168 6435
Tetramorium pacificum   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: 74 times found in disturbed forest, 67 times found in primary rainforest, 25 times found in rainforest, 56 times found in secondary forest, 38 times found in coastal forest, 12 times found in forest edge, 8 times found in forest, 13 times found in disturbed rainforest, 6 times found in forest and glacis, 9 times found in mangrove forest, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 1 times 2 Maxi Winks, 19 times hand collection, 2 times yellow pan trap, YP 25 trap transect, 3 times search, 1 times hand collection, cookie bait, 3 times aspirating, 1 times aspirating; PB bait, 3 times davis-sifting; incidental aspirated, 2 times aspirating; PB & maple syrup bait, 1 times aspriated, 46 times nw, SBa 226, 12, ...

Elevations: collected from 1 - 2000 meters, 342 meters average

Type specimens: syntype: casent0235203; syntype of Tetramorium pacificum: casent0904848; syntype of Tetramorium pacificum subscabrum: casent0904850

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