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Species: Tetramorium pulchellum   Emery, 1897 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Tetramorium pulchellum Emery, 1897c PDF: 586, pl. 15, fig. 28 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Bolton, 1977 PDF: 118.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in mixed montane forest, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times litter, 1 times leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Maxi-winkler.

Elevations: collected from 445 - 1750 meters, 1278 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Tetramoriuim pulchellum: casent0916592; syntype of Tetramorium pulchellum: casent0904856

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