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Species: Tetramorium jedi   Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2012 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Tetramorium jedi Hita Garcia & Fisher, 2012b PDF: 50, figs. 29, 33, 44, 45, 105-107, 142 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Madagascar: Antsiranana, Forêt de Binara, 9.1 km. 233° SW Daraina, 13.26333S, 49.60333E, 800 m., rainforest, 3.xii.2003 (B.L. Fisher). Primary type depository: CASC. Primary type specimen: CASENT0043578. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 10 paratype workers. Secondary type localities: 1 paratype worker with same data as holotype, 9 paratype workers with same data as holotype but 725 m., rainforest, ex root mat, ground layer, BLF09691, 4.xii. 2003. Secondary type depository: 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: 20 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 7 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 5 times ex rotten log, 1 times ex root mat, ground layer, 1 times under rotten log, 2 times sifted litter, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times Pools, 1 times ex soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m, 3 times 10 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 1 times Malaise trap, 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times pitfall trap, PF 50 traps, 11 cm dbh with water, soap, formalin, nonlinear placement, 1 times 3 MaxiWinks, mixed samples.

Elevations: collected from 60 - 1065 meters, 492 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2000-12-01 00:00:00.0 and 2018-02-09 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Holotype of Tetramorium jedi: casent0043578; paratype of Tetramorium jedi: casent0043685, casent0077773, casent0077774, casent0077775

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