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Species: Tetramorium gazense   Arnold, 1958 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Tetramorium guineense subsp. gazensis Arnold, 1958 PDF: 122, fig. 3 (w.) ZIMBABWE. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Bolton, 1980 PDF: 270.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Mpala Res. Centre


Caste of types: (w)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in grassland, 1 times found in Miombo woodland, 1 times found in Equatorial rainforest, 1 times found in moist evergreen forest, 1 times found in secondary forest, 1 times found in station clearing, forest edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times Foragers on trail in open area, venom voucher, 1 times Fern Platycerium elephantotis from 0.70-22m height.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times hand coll., 1 times Sweep net pm, 1 times hand collected.

Elevations: collected from 1225 - 1800 meters, 1532 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Tetramorium guineense gazensis: casent0901113

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