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Species: Tetramorium traegaordhi   Santschi, 1914 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Tetramorium traegaordhi Santschi, 1914e: 23 (w.q.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Bolton, 1980 PDF: 292.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: South Africa
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 9 times found in grassland, 4 times found in Lydenburgia - Euclea Open Woodland (in Sekhukhune Mountain Bushveld), 1 times found in Sekhukhune Mountain Bushveld, 2 times found in Acacia Closed Woodland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), 1 times found in Euclea-Seersia Open Shrubland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), 1 times found in Kathu Bushveld; Acacia erioloba woodland, 1 times found in Lydenburg Thornveld, 1 times found in Olifantshoek Plains Thornveld, open woodland, 1 times found in Rand Highveld Grassland, 1 times found in Valley Bushveld (non trashed).

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under stone, 2 times leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 10 times Hand collected, 7 times Pitfall trap, 2 times Winkler, 1 times Pitfall trap, 5 days, 1 times Yellow Pan Trap.

Elevations: collected from 100 - 1490 meters, 1237 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1914-12-31 and 2018-03-19

Type specimens: syntype of Tetramorium traegaordhi: casent0901173, casent0915087; type of Tetramorium traegaordhi: focol2089

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