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Species: Tetramorium lobulicorne   Santschi, 1916 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Tetramorium lobulicorne Santschi, 1916b PDF: 504 (w.) ZIMBABWE. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype workers (number not stated). Primary type locality: Zimbabwe (“Rhodesia”): Bulawayo, 1.i.1915 (G. Arnold). Primary type depositories: BMNH, MCZC, NHMB. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Arnold, 1917 PDF: 298; Wheeler, 1922: 897; Emery, 1924f PDF: 281; Arnold, 1926 PDF: 245 (in key); Bolton, 1980 PDF: 361 (redescription); Bolton, 1995b: 410.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: South Africa, Zimbabwe
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Olifantshoek Plains Thornveld, open woodland.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Pitfall trap.

Elevations: collected from 1200 - 1202 meters, 1201 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1915-01-01 00:00:00.0 and 2016-02-12 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Tetramorium lobulicorne: casent0901241, casent0915024

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