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Species: Temnothorax obtusigaster   Prebus, 2021 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Temnothorax obtusigaster Prebus, 2021b 10.7717/peerj.11514 PDF: 49 (in key), 107, figs. 95D, 99 (w.dq.) MEXICO (Baja California Sur). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Mexico: Baja California Sur: 0.4 km S Sierra San Francisco, 27.600000 N 113.016667 W, 1100 m, 20.ii.1994, 6 m high 3 cm dead branch Quercus oblongifolia, #BCS 197 (R.A. Johnson). Type-depository: CASC. Type-specimen: CASENT0758654 (bottom specimen on pin). Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 11 paratype workers, 1 paratype dealate queen. Paratype-locality: 1 paratype worker (top specimen on pin) with same data as holotype (on same pin as holotype); 10 paratype workers, 1 paratype dealate queen with same data as holotype. Paratype-depositories and specimens: CASC: CASENT0758654 (worker, top specimen on pin), CASENT0869104 (workers, dealate queen); MCZC: MCZENT00561743 (workers), CASENT0758322 (workers); UCDC: CASENT0104939 (workers). AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Mexico
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Quercus oblongifolia.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times high dead branch (1").

Elevations: collected from 390 - 1100 meters, 1063 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1969-11-09 00:00:00.0 and 1994-02-20 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: holotype of Temnothorax obtusigaster (bottom) paratype of Temnothorax obtusigaster (top): casent0758654; paratypes of Temnothorax obtusigaster: casent0869070, casent0869071, casent0869072, casent0869073, casent0869074, casent0869075, casent0869076, casent0869077, casent0869078, casent0869079, casent0869080, casent0869081, casent0869082, casent0869083, casent0869084, casent0869085, casent0869086, casent0869087, casent0869088, casent0869089, casent0869090, casent0869091, casent0869092, casent0869093, casent0869094, casent0869095, casent0869096, casent0869097, casent0869098, casent0869099, casent0869100, casent0869101, casent0869102, casent0869103, casent0869104, mczent00561743

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