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Species: Tetramorium rigidum   Bolton, 1977 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Tetramorium rigidum Bolton, 1977 PDF: 108, fig. 28 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Rainforest, 3 times found in Lowland Rainforest, 1 times found in Relict Rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under rotten wood in soil, 1 times nest under rotten wood, 1 times in leaf litter.

Elevations: collected from 701 - 1066 meters, 875 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1955-03-08 and 1972-10-03

Type specimens: paratype of Tetramorium rigidum: casent0901084

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