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Species: Tetramorium khyarum   Bolton, 1980 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Tetramorium khyarum Bolton, 1980 PDF: 327, fig. 111 (w.) NIGERIA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Botswana, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa
    Asia: Saudi Arabia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Acacia Juniper woodland, 1 times found in banana field next to dry steam, 2 times found in rocky wash with Tamarix and Juniper, 1 times found in wadi, dry sandy riverbed, 2 times found in Karoo-Namib shrubland, 1 times found in Bushy Karoo-Namib shrubland, 1 times found in Grassland, 1 times found in riparian scrub next to banana field.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times ground forager(s), 3 times under stone, 1 times on soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times Yellow Pan Trap, 2 times tuna bait.

Elevations: collected from 490 - 1930 meters, 1192 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1930-08-09 and 2011-09-23

Type specimens: Holotype of Tetramorium khyarum: casent0901246

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