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Species: Tetramorium uelense   Santschi, 1923 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Tetramorium (Decamorium) decem st. uelense Santschi, 1923e PDF: 258 (w.q.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Afrotropic. Primary type information: D. R. CONGO (Congo belge), Uelé, Vankerhovenville, 3.0 N, 29.5 E (Degreef); CASENT0906826; NHMB AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Raised to species and senior synonym of Tetramorium decem nimba: Bolton, 1976 PDF: 298.
See also: Longhurst et al., 1979: 83.
Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2014a PDF: 87 (lectotype designation).


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria, Tanzania
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Uapaca-Protea Shrubland.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Leaf litter, Winkler.

Elevations: collected at 782 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1972-08-23 and 2011-11-30

Type specimens: Holotype: casent0906826; Holotype of Tetramorium uelense: casent0914084; syntype of Tetramorium decem uelense: rmcaent000017792

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