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Species: Tetramorium ankarana   Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2012 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Tetramorium ankarana Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2012b PDF: 9, figs. 1, 2, 5-7, 141 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: MADAGASCAR, Antsiranana, Réserve Ankarana, 7 km SE Matsaborimanga, 12° 54' S, 49° 07' E, 150 m, rainforest, ground foragers, collection code PSW11043, 30.XI.1990, coll. P.S. Ward; CASENT0247543; CASC 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: 2 times found in tropical dry forest, 1 times found in Dry Forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times on low vegetation, 1 times low vegetation.

Elevations: collected from 80 - 150 meters, 97 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1990-11-27 and 2001-02-10

Type specimens: Holotype of Tetramorium ankarana: casent0247543; paratype of Tetramorium ankarana: casent0404423, casent0427943

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