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Species: Tetramorium barbigerum   Bolton, 1980 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Tetramorium barbigerum Bolton, 1980 PDF: 243, figs. 19, 20, 25 (w.) NAMIBIA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: NAMIBIA: worker, 10 mi. (16 km) W of Okombahe, 920 m a.s.l., 10 May 1958, R.E. Ross and R.E. Leech leg. (CASC: CASTYPE13386) Secondary type information: NAMIBIA: 17 pinned workers, same data as holotype (CASC: CASENT0270787 to CASENT0270792); 3 pinned workers, same data as holotype (BMNH). AntCat AntWiki HOL

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Namibia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected at 920 m

Collect Date Range: collected on 1958-05-10

Type specimens: paratype of Tetramorium barbigerum: casent0270787, casent0270788, casent0270789, casent0270790, casent0270791, casent0270792, casent0901181

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