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Species: Tetramorium nipponense   Wheeler, 1928 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Tetramorium guineense subsp. nipponense Wheeler, 1928d PDF: 115 (w.) JAPAN. Palearctic. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype workers (number not stated, “numerous workers”). Primary type locality: Japan: Nagasaki, Michino-o, (F. Silvestri). Primary type depository: MCZC. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Subspecies of Pheidole guineensis (Fabricius, 1793): Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 175.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Indomalaya, Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in rain forest, 2 times found in Young rain forest, 1 times found in Rubber plantation, 1 times found in secondary forest edge, 1 times found in secondary rain forest, 1 times found in Botanical garden forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times low vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times Random coll. Winkler sifting, 2 times m2 Winkler sifting, 2 times Hand collection, 1 times Malaise trap, 1 times pan trap, 1 times hand coll..

Elevations: collected from 145 - 1700 meters, 787 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1925-03-06 00:00:00.0 and 2013-06-13 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Not Provided: casent0713150, casent0713769, casent0713772, casent0713780, casent0713781, casent0713783, casent0713784, casent0713785, casent0713786, casent0716186, casent0716187; syntype of Tetramorium nipponense: casent0901077

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