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Species: Tetramorium adpressum   (Bolton, 1976) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Triglyphothrix adpressa Bolton, 1976 PDF: 344, fig. 66 (w.) INDONESIA (Sulawesi). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Indonesia: Sulawesi (“N Celebes”), SW slope Mt Klabat, 400-600 m.,, rainforest (W.L. Brown). Primary type depository: MCZC. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 3 paratype workers. Secondary type locality: same as for holotype. Secondary type depositories: BMNH, MCZC. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Tetramorium: Bolton, 1985 PDF: 247
Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 403; Pfeiffer et al., 2011 PDF: 54.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ground forager.

Elevations: collected from 500 - 525 meters, 516 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1972-06-13 00:00:00.0 and 2010-08-24 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: paratype of Tetramorium adpressum: casent0901066

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