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Species: Tetramorium walshi   (Forel, 1890) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Triglyphothrix walshi Forel, 1890c PDF: cvii (w.q.) INDIA (West Bengal, Maharashtra). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype workers, syntype queens (numbers not stated). Primary type localities: India: Bengal, Poree (J. Walsh), and India: Poona, nr Bombay (R.C. Wroughton). Primary type depository: MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Tetramorium: Bolton, 1995b: 416.
Status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 136; Emery, 1893g PDF: 214 (in key); Emery, 1893h PDF: 248; Forel, 1903a PDF: 704; Bingham, 1903 PDF: 172; Emery, 1924f PDF: 274; Wheeler, 1928c PDF: 26; Wheeler, 1930k PDF: 70; Mukerjee, 1934 PDF: 6; Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 179; Bolton, 1976 PDF: 358 (redescription); Wang et al., 1988: 266; Bolton, 1995b: 416; Wu & Wang, 1995a: 80; Mathew & Tiwari, 2000 PDF: 298; Zhou, 2001a PDF: 101; Zhang & Zheng, 2002 PDF: 220; Ghosh et al., 2005 PDF: 34; Jaitrong & Nabhitabhata, 2005 PDF: 44; Framenau & Thomas, 2008 PDF: 76; Bharti & Kumar, 2012b 10.3897/zookeys.207.3040 PDF: 29 (in key); Guénard & Dunn, 2012 PDF: 57; Bharti et al., 2016 PDF: 47; Agavekar et al., 2017 10.7717/peerj.3800 PDF: 10; Dias et al., 2020 10.3897/zookeys.967.54432 PDF: 97; Khachonpisitsak et al., 2020 10.3897/zookeys.998.54902 PDF: 135; Wang et al., 2022 10.20362/am.015006 PDF: 112.
Senior synonym of Tetramorium musculus: Bolton, 1976 PDF: 358; Bolton, 1995b: 416; Zhou, 2001a PDF: 101.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Bangladesh, China, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya

Distribution Notes:

India, Singapore

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Botanical garden forest, 1 times found in secondary rain forest, 1 times found in Botanical garden.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times base of coconut tree.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Hand collection, 1 times general collecting, 1 times Pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 82 - 850 meters, 533 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1892-02-13 00:00:00.0 and 2013-06-07 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Not Provided: casent0716178, casent0716179, casent0716180, casent0716181; syntype of Tetramorium walshi: casent0909098; syntype of Triglyphothrix musculus: casent0904795, casent0909092; syntype of Triglyphothrix walshi spuria: casent0909099; type of Triglyphothrix walshi: focol2061, focol2062

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