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Species: Tetramorium distinctum   (Bolton, 1976) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Triglyphothrix distincta Bolton, 1976 PDF: 323 (w.q.) GHANA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Tetramorium: Bolton, 1985 PDF: 247.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Ghana
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in cocoa plantation, 3 times found in Frag. degr. For., 1 times found in Primary forest, selectively logged 60 years previously.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ex leaf litter, 2 times ex soil, 1 times litter sample, 1 times In soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Hand, 1 times Hand collected, scraping soil to depth of 30 cm, 1 times Pitfall, 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected at 248 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1970-08-31 and 2019-01-10

Type specimens: Holotype of Tetramorium distinctum: casent0901142

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