Current View: All Antweb
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb

X

To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print:      Citation: AntWeb. Version 8.77.3. California Academy of Science, online at https://www.antweb.org. Accessed .

· For web:


Species: Tetramorium etiolatum   Bolton, 1977 

Classification:
Download Data

Current Valid Name:



Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Tetramorium etiolatum Bolton, 1977 PDF: 105, fig. 29 (w.q.m.) NEW GUINEA (Papua New Guinea). Australasia. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Papua New Guinea: Mongi Watershed, Huon Peninsula, Gemeheng, 11-13.iv.1955, 1300 m., no. 785 (E.O. Wilson). Primary type depository: MCZC. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 16 paratype workers, 5 paratype queens, 2 paratype males. Secondary type localities: 9 paratype workers, 2 paratype queens with same data as holotype, 2 paratype workers, 2 paratype queens, 2 paratype males Mongi Watershed, Huon Peninsula, Ebabaang, 16-18.iv.1955, 1300-1400 m., no. 817 (E.O. Wilson), 5 paratype workers, 1 paratype queen with same data as last but no. 838, 2 paratype workers Mongi Watershed, Huon Peninsula, Tumnang, 14-15.iv.1955, 1500 m., no. 798 (E.O. Wilson). Secondary type depositories: BMNH, MCZC. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 407.
// Distribution

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected at 706 m

Collect Date Range: collected on 1955-04-16 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: paratype of Tetramorium etiolatum: casent0901083



See something amiss? Send us an email.