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Species: Tetramorium microps   (Mayr, 1901) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: South Africa, Zimbabwe
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in grassland, 2 times found in Gold Reef Mountain Bushveld, 2 times found in Olifantshoek Plains Thornveld, open woodland, 2 times found in Sekhukhune Montane Grassland, 1 times found in Rand Highveld Grassland, 1 times found in Sclerocarya - Bolusanthus Open Woodland (in Sekhukhune Mountain Bushveld), 1 times found in Bushclumps in Sekhukhune Montane Grassland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 8 times Hand collected, 4 times Pitfall trap, 1 times Pitfall trap, 5 days, 2 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 762 - 1707 meters, 1429 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Tetramorium microps: casent0901139; syntype of Triglyphothrix microps: casent0919650; syntype of Triglyphothrix auropunctata rhodesiana: casent0909084; syntype of Triglyphothrix auropunctatus: casent0904792, casent0909081; syntype of Triglyphothrix auropunctatus fusciventris: casent0909082; syntype of Triglyphothrix auropunctatus pallens: casent0909083



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