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Species: Tetramorium hungaricum   Röszler, 1935 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Tetramorium caespitum subsp. hungarica Röszler, 1935 PDF: 78, figs. (w.q.) HUNGARY. Palearctic. Secondary type information: Wagner et al., 2017 PDF: 115: Type locality. Nagytétény (Hungary), 47.391° N, 18.987° E, 101 m a.s.l., leg. P. Röszler, 24.VII.1934. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Subspecies of Tetramorium semilaeve: Novák & Sadil, 1941 PDF: 86 (in key); Kratochvíl, in Kratochvíl et al., 1944 PDF: 76 (in key).
Material of the unavailable name Tetramorium caespitum hungarica haltrichi referred here by Csosz & Markó, 2004 PDF: 52.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

1 locality in E SLO
one locality in CZ


Steppe and rock steppe. Nests in soil, under rocks and in small loam hills.


Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in deciduous forest, 1 times found in xerothermous forest edge, 1 times found in grassland, S-slope, 1 times found in mountain deciduous forest, 1 times found in oak forest, 1 times found in open, 1 times found in shores of an artificial lake dam overgrown by Platanus forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 7 times under stone, 1 times subterranean.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times search.

Elevations: collected from 84 - 1245 meters, 539 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1999-08-09 and 2015-08-20

Type specimens: paralectotype of Tetramorium caespitum hungarica: casent0919634

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