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Species: Tetramorium smithi   Mayr, 1879 

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Tetramorium smithi kanariense

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2016)

Tetramorium smithi Mayr, 1879 PDF: 673 (w.) INDIA. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Imai, Baroni Urbani, et al. 1984: 8 (k.).
Senior synonym of Tetramorium kanariense, Tetramorium laevinode: Bolton, 1977 PDF: 90.

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Indomalaya Region: Arunachal Pradesh, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Borneo, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam
Oceania Region: Guam, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Niue
Palearctic Region: China, Japan

Distribution Notes:

India, Japan, Vietnam

Taxon Page Author History

On 2015-03-04 22:06:43 Manoj Vembayam modified Images

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in in weedy roadside, 1 times found in mixed deciduous forest, 1 times found in palm plantation, 1 times found in village garden.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on ground, 1 times litter sample, 1 times ground nest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 89 - 242 meters, 165 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Tetramorium smithi: casent0901108, casent0919654; syntype of Tetramorium simillimum laevinode: casent0909118; syntype of Tetramorium smithi kanariense: casent0909189

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