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Species: Temnothorax albipennis   (Curtis, 1854) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Belgium, Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:



(Dutch vernacular name: stengelslankmier)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 10 times found in Rocks (rocky-calcareous grasslands), 4 times found in Pinar, 5 times found in Unknown, 3 times found in Bosque claro de P. sylvaticus, 2 times found in Robedal/Castañar, 1 times found in Agrícola, 2 times found in dry grassland, 1 times found in Pinar (P. sylvaticus) cerrado, 1 times found in Pinar en Dunas, 1 times found in Pinus sylvestris, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times Nido en Piedra, 1 times Nido en tocón, 1 times Madera, 2 times Forrajeando, 2 times Bajo corteza ymusgo P sylvaticus, 1 times sous pierres, 1 times Nido dentro de piedra, 1 times Nido bajo piedra, 1 times nbp, 1 times Bajo corteza pino, 1 times Bajo corteza p sylvaticus, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 17 times Hand, 7 times Pitfall trap, 5 times Manual catch.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1382 meters, 855 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2000-07-29 and 2010-06-13

Type specimens: syntype of Leptothorax tuberum tuberointerruptus: casent0909043

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