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Tetraponera clypeata. Silvermine Nature Reserve, Table Mountain National Park, South Africa: 10 February 2017. Photo and collection by Philip Herbst
Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in spiny forest/thicket, 2 times found in fynbos, 2 times found in roadside, 2 times found in coastal fynbos, 1 times found in littoral vegetation.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 5 times ex dead thorn Acacia karoo, 2 times ex dead thorn of Acacia, 1 times ex dead stem Osteospermum, 2 times in stalks tenanted by Allodape bees, 2 times hollow twigs, 1 times ex dead twig, 1 times ex dead thorn on live branch of Acacia karroo, 1 times ex dead stem Restionaceae, 1 times ex dead stem of Osteospermum.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times direct collection.
Elevations: collected from 5 - 750 meters, 399 meters average