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Species: Tetramorium adamsi   Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2012 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Tetramorium adamsi Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2012b PDF: 66, figs. 14, 17, 123-125, 142 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Madagascar: Antsiranana, R.S. Manongarivo, 17.3 km. 218° SW Antanambao, 14.02167S, 48.41833E, 1580 m., montane rainforest, sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), BLF01970, 27.x.1998 (B.L. Fisher). Primary type depository: CASC. Primary type specimen: CASENT0247345. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 21 paratype workers. Secondary type locality: same as for holotype. Secondary type depositories: BMNH, CASC, MCZC, MHNG, NHMB. AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Madagascar
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 7 times found in montane rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times sifted litter, 2 times ex rotten log, 1 times ex rotten stick on ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times MW 75 sample transect, 5,10m, 1 times 10 MaxiWinks, mixed samples.

Elevations: collected from 1175 - 1860 meters, 1560 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1998-10-19 00:00:00.0 and 2015-01-17 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Holotype of Tetramorium adamsi: casent0247345; paratype of Tetramorium adamsi: casent0189393, casent0218051, casent0247290, casent0247291, casent0247292, casent0247293, casent0247294, casent0247297, casent0247299, casent0247300, casent0247301, casent0247303, casent0247304, casent0247305, casent0247306, casent0247307, casent0247308, casent0247341, casent0247342, casent0247343, casent0247344

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