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Species: Tetramorium staerckei   Kratochvíl et al., 1944 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Tetramorium staerckei Kratochvíl et al., 1944 PDF: 65 (in text) (w.q.m.) Kratochvíl, in Kratochvíl et al., 1944 PDF. HUNGARY. Palearctic. Primary type information: Type locality: Nagytétény (Hungary), 47.391° N, 18.987° E, 102 m a.s.l., leg (P. Röszler, 17.VI.1935). Type depository: lectotype worker, one paralectotype worker, one paralectotype gyne, and one paralectotype male in NHMS. Type notes: Lectotype designation. Worker closer to needle (of two syntype workers of one card), labeled "Hongrie Nagytétény Coll: Röszler [/] "17. VI. 1935" [–] "500" [–] Typus [–] "Tetramorium caespitum v. hungaricum v. Staerckei worker Rößl. Typus! No. 500" [/] "PAUL RÖSZLER Baross Gabor-telep HONGRIE – EUROPE", designated as lectotype (Fig. 18). AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Tetramorium caespitum hungaricum staerckei Röszler, 1936; unavailable (infrasubspecific) name (Markó & Csosz, 2002 PDF: 113).].
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in city, 1 times found in small village in open.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times stairs btw. airport & carpark.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search.

Elevations: collected from 332 - 544 meters, 438 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2012-08-25 and 2014-08-20

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