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Species: Tetramorium artemis   Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2012 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Tetramorium artemis Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2012 PDF: 12, figs. 1, 3, 11-13 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: MADAGASCAR, Toliara, Réserve Spéciale de Cap Sainte Marie, 14.9 km 261° W Marovato, 25.59444 S, 45.14683 E, 160 m, spiny forest/thicket, sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 13.–19.II.2002, coll. Fisher, B.L. & C. Griswold, BLF5570; CASENT0481732; 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: 1 times found in spiny forest/thicket, 2 times found in Savannah grassland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times under stone, 1 times pitfall trap.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times PF 20 tube sample transect, 10m.

Elevations: collected from 160 - 1689 meters, 395 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype: casent0481731; paratype: casent0481723, casent0481729, casent0481732, casent0481743, casent0481750, casent0481752, casent0481756; paratype of Tetramorium australimum: casent0481734



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