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Species: Tetramorium eleates   Forel, 1913 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Tetramorium tortuosum var. eleates Forel, 1913l PDF: 82 (w.q.) INDONESIA (Sumatra). Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Bolton, 1977 PDF: 79.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in litter, rainforest, 1 times found in oil palm plantation.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 64 meters, 56 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1995-12-02 and 2010-09-05

Type specimens: syntype of Tetramorium eleates: casent0909192; type of Tetramorium (Xiphomyrmex) tortuosum var. eleates: focol2106

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