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Species: Tetramorium poweri   Forel, 1914 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Tetramorium simillimum var. Poweri Forel, 1914d PDF: 225 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Bolton, 1980 PDF: 317.
// Distribution


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Acacia Closed Woodland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), 2 times found in Sclerocarya - Bolusanthus Open Woodland (in Sekhukhune Mountain Bushveld), 1 times found in Euclea-Seersia Open Shrubland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), 1 times found in Fynbos, 1 times found in Savanna, open times found in woodland.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Pitfall trap, 3 times Hand collected, 1 times Berlese Funnel, 1 times Nest, 1 times Turning over rocks.

Elevations: collected from 60 - 1280 meters, 939 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1912-12-31 and 2016-03-05

Type specimens: Paratype: sam-ent-011767; syntype: casent0280861; syntype of Tetramorium poweri: casent0909112

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