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Species: Tetramorium amentete   Bolton, 1980 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Tetramorium amentete Bolton, 1980 PDF: 266, fig. 50 (w.) GHANA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Disturbed forest fragment, 1 times found in cocoa plantation, 1 times found in Primary forest, selectively logged 60 years previously.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Nest in soil, 2 times ex leaf litter, 1 times rotten branch on ground, 1 times Road margins in forest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Hand collected, scraping soil, 1 times Sweep net.

Elevations: collected from 271 - 283 meters, 280 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Tetramorium amentete: casent0901114

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