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Species: Tetramorium pulcherrimum   (Donisthorpe, 1945) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Triglyphothrix pulcherrima Donisthorpe, 1945c PDF: 76 (w.) UGANDA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Tetramorium: Bolton, 1985 PDF: 247.
See also: Bolton, 1976 PDF: 333.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Central African Republic, Uganda
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in rainforest, 6 times found in moist evergreen forest, 2 times found in mature wet forest, 1 times found in 2∞ wet forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 3 times ex rotten log, 3 times sifted litter, 1 times stray workers, 1 times on rotten wood, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times at bait, 1 times under bark on rotten log.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 2 times search, 1 times hand collecting, 1 times 10 Maxi Winkler, mixed sample, 1 times 10 Maxi Winkler,, mixed samples, 1 times 14 Maxi Winkler, mixed sample.

Elevations: collected from 420 - 1540 meters, 1087 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1926-04-03 and 2012-08-10

Type specimens: syntype of Tetramorium pulcherrimum: casent0901132

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