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Species: Tetramorium menkaura   (Bolton, 1976) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Triglyphothrix menkaura Bolton, 1976 PDF: 328, figs. 41, 46, 47, 55 (w.q.) GHANA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Tetramorium: Bolton, 1985 PDF: 247.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Gabon, Ghana
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

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

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times rotten twig in leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times pitfall trap, PF 50 yogurt sample transect5m.

Elevations: collected from 40 - 600 meters, 246 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Tetramorium menkaura: casent0901147



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