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Species: Tetramorium ala   Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2012 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Tetramorium ala Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2012 PDF: 21, figs. 51, 57, 66, 75-77, 141 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: MADAGASCAR, Toamasina, Montagne d'Anjanaharibe, 19.5 km 27° NNE Ambinanitelo, 15.17833 S, 49.635 E, 1100 m, montane rainforest, sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 12-16.III.2003 coll. Fisher, Griswold et al., BLF08150; CASENT0038473; CASC. AntCat AntWiki

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Madagascar
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Malagasy

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in montane rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times ex root mat, ground layer, 1 times ground forager(s).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m.

Elevations: collected at 1100 m

Type specimens: Holotype: casent0038473; paratype: casent0038371, casent0038373, casent0038374, casent0038387, casent0038389, casent0038404, casent0038410, casent0038414, casent0038423, casent0038453, casent0038459, casent0038464, casent0038467, casent0497817, casent0498013, casent0498014, casent0498015



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