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Species: Tetramorium nosybe   Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2012 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Tetramorium nosybe Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2012a PDF: 39, figs. 39, 41, 51-53 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker, 19 paratype workers. Primary type locality: Madagascar: Antsiranana, Rés. Naturelle Intégrale de Lokobe, 6.3 km. 112° ESE Hellville, 13.41933S, 48.33117E, 30 m., rainforest, beating low vegetation, BLF3426, 19-24.iii.2001 (B.L. Fisher, C. Griswold, et al.). Primary type depositories: CASC. Primary type specimen: CASENT0422207. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 19 paratype workers. Secondary type localities: 5 paratype workers with same data as holotype, 4 paratype workers with same data as holotype but sifted litter, BLF3422, 8 paratype workers with same data as holotype but ex rotten stick on ground BLF3495, 2 paratype workers with same data as holotype but low vegetation, BLF3518. Secondary type depositories: BMNH, CASC, MHNG. 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: 17 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in disturbed dry forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 10 times on low vegetation, 1 times ex rotten stick on ground, 1 times ex rotten log, 1 times ex dead twig above ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 3 times Beat 25 sample transect, 10m, beating low vegetation.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 937 meters, 223 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1989-05-01 00:00:00.0 and 2013-10-13 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Holotype of Tetramorium nosybe: casent0422207; paratype of Tetramorium nosybe: casent0404429, casent0427995, casent0428021, casent0428029, casent0467021

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