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Species: Temnothorax chandleri   (Mackay, 2000) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Leptothorax (Myrafant) chandleri Mackay, 2000 PDF: 330, figs. 35, 99 (w.) U.S.A. (California). Nearctic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: U.S.A.: California, Tehama County, Red Bluff, Samson Slough, 29.iv.1984, 9.v.1984 (D.S. Chandler). Type-depository: MCZC. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 2 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: same as for holotype. Paratype-depositories: UNHD, WEMC. Type notes: Ward, 2005 PDF: 19, records that the holotype was destroyed in transit to MCZC, and also that the UNHD paratype specimen is not present in its collection. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 271
Status as species: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 271; Ward, 2005 PDF: 68; Snelling et al., 2014 PDF: 49.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic

Distribution Notes:

Endemic to California.

Comments:

May be conspecific with Temnothorax nitens.

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Temnothorax chandleri   Ward, P. S., 2005, A synoptic review of the ants of California (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 936, pp. 1-68: -1, (download) -1 21008
Temnothorax chandleri   Ward, P. S., 2005, A synoptic review of the ants of California (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 936, pp. 1-68: 19, (download) 19 21008

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Riparian woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex rotten log, 1 times sift leaf litter on slough margin.

Elevations: collected at 150 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1984-04-29 00:00:00.0 and 2002-05-25 00:00:00.0

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