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Species: Temnothorax smithi   (Baroni Urbani, 1978) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Leptothorax smithi Baroni Urbani, 1978b PDF: 557. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Replacement name for Temnothorax wheeleri (Smith, 1929). [Junior secondary homonym of Temnothorax wheeleri (Mann, 1920).]
Combination in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 272
Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 244; Mackay, 2000 PDF: 409 (redescription); Bolton, 2003 PDF: 272; Deyrup, 2003 PDF: 45; Deyrup & Cover, 2004a PDF: 57 (in key); Coovert, 2005 PDF: 75; MacGown & Forster, 2005 PDF: 72; Deyrup, 2017: 147.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

South-central, unglaciated Ohio


Open woods.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in mixed pine/hardwood forest, 1 times found in pine-oak forest, 1 times found in pine/oak dune woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times at bait.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times baiting, 1 times Malaise trap on fire-killed pinus elliottii attacked by scolytids.

Elevations: collected from 70 - 150 meters, 102 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1922-03-20 00:00:00.0 and 2013-06-12 00:00:00.0

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