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Species: Tetramorium sabatra   Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2012 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Tetramorium sabatra Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2012b PDF: 76, figs. 11, 15, 24-26, 135-137, 142 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: MADAGASCAR, Toliara, Rés. Andohahela, 11 km NW Enakara, 24.56667 S, 46.83333 E, 800 m, montane rainforest, pitfall trap, 16.XI.1992, coll. B.L. Fisher, BLF00490; CASENT0189241; 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: 21 times found in montane rainforest, 6 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 10 times ex rotten log, 3 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 2 times sifted litter, 2 times ex soil, 1 times under rootmat, on rock, 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times ex rotten stick on ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times pitfall trap, PF 50 sample transect, 5m, 2 times pitfall trap, PF 50 traps, 11 cm dbh with water, soap, formalin, nonlinear placement, 2 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 2 times 10 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 1 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m, 1 times pitfall trap, PF9 cup sample transect, 10m, 1 times yellow pan trap, 25 YP, 1 times yellow pan trap, YP 25 trap transect, 1 times pitfall trap, PF 10 sample transect.

Elevations: collected from 430 - 1657 meters, 1148 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1992-11-16 and 2015-03-25

Type specimens: Holotype of Tetramorium sabatra: casent0189241; paratype of Tetramorium sabatra: casent0189239, casent0189240, casent0218056, casent0218057, casent0270780

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