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Species: Trichomyrmex criniceps   (Mayr, 1879) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Holcomyrmex criniceps Mayr, 1879 PDF: 672 (w.) INDIA (Tamil Nadu). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: India: Tranquebar (= Tharangambadi) (no collector’s name, “received from Drewsen”). Type-depository: NHMW. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Bingham, 1903 PDF: 282 (s.); Radchenko, 1997g PDF: 218 (q.m.).
Senior synonym of Trichomyrmex niger: Radchenko, 1997g PDF: 218.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: India, Sri Lanka
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in urban parkland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s).

Elevations: collected at 900 m

Collect Date Range: collected on 1999-01-28

Type specimens: syntype of Holcomyrmex criniceps: casent0916013, casent0916014; syntype of Holcomyrmex criniceps niger: casent0908756; syntype of Holcomyrmex criniceps ruber: casent0908757; syntype of Monomorium criniceps nigra: casent0917816

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