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Species: Tetramorium sericeum   Arnold, 1926 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Tetramorium (Triglyphothrix) hepburni var. sericeus Arnold, 1926 PDF: 277 (w.) ZIMBABWE. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Triglyphothrix: Bolton, 1976 PDF: 335.
Combination in Tetramorium: Bolton, 1985 PDF: 247.
Raised to species: Bolton, 1976 PDF: 335.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: South Africa, Zimbabwe
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Kathu Bushveld; Acacia erioloba woodland, 1 times found in Acacia erioloba veld in Gordonia Duneveld.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Pitfall trap, 2 times Pitfall trap, 5 days.

Elevations: collected from 862 - 1139 meters, 1067 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1917-12-03 and 2017-03-16

Type specimens: Syntype: sam-ent-011716; syntype of Tetramorium hepburni sericeus: casent0901135

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