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Species: Tetramorium pialtum   Bolton, 1980 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Tetramorium pialtum Bolton, 1980 PDF: 350 (w.) GHANA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in rainforest, 2 times found in Equatorial rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ex dead twig above ground, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times on dead log, 1 times on bark of tree.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Beat 25 sample transect, 10m, beating low vegetation, 1 times ex fogging Teclea nobilis, Rutaceae, 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m.

Elevations: collected from 360 - 1600 meters, 710 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Tetramorium pialtum: casent0901232

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