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Found most commonly in these habitats: 18 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in montane rainforest, 1 times found in primary forest habitat, 1 times found in moist evergreen forest, 1 times found in secondary forest habitat.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 4 times sifted litter, 2 times Kakamega 2007 survey, leaf litter, 1 times on orchids at New York.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 11 times EC32 sweeping, 3 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times Beat 25 sample transect, 10m, beating low vegetation, 1 times winkler extraction, Transect 20 160m, 1 times 14 Maxi Winkler, mixed sample, 1 times Fogging Teclea nobilis, 1 times pitfall trap, Transect 15 40m.
Elevations: collected from 290 - 2000 meters, 626 meters average
Collect Date Range: collected between 1953-02-13 and 2012-07-26
Type specimens: paratype of Tetramorium metactum: casent0901193
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