Tetramorium adamsi Hita , Hita Garcia, F. & B. L. Fisher, 2012

Hita Garcia, F. & B. L. Fisher, 2012, The ant genus Tetramorium Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the Malagasy region - taxonomic revision of the T. kelleri and T. tortuosum species groups., Zootaxa 3592, pp. 1-85: 66

publication ID

26064

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:A2D9C9ED-C0BA-4B5F-A330-C9AB7D625704

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/10756157-1260-16F2-42EB-46489874333F

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Donat

scientific name

Tetramorium adamsi Hita
status

sp. n.

Tetramorium adamsi Hita  Garcia & Fisher sp. n.

(Figs. 14, 17, 123, 124, 125, 142)

Holotype worker, MADAGASCAR, Antsiranana, R.S. Manongarivo 17.3 km 218° SW Antanambao, 14.02167 S, 48.41833 E, 1580 m, montane rainforest, sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), collection code BLF01970, 27.X.1998 (B.L. Fisher) (CASC: CASENT0247345). Paratypes, 21 workers with same data as holotype (BMNH: CASENT0247299; CASC: CASENT0189393; CASENT0218051; CASENT0247290; CASENT0247291; CASENT0247292; CASENT0247293; CASENT0247294; CASENT0247300; CASENT0247304; CASENT0247305; CASENT0247306; CASENT0247307; CASENT0247308; CASENT0247341; CASENT0247342; CASENT0247343; CASENT0247344; MCZ: CASENT0247301; MHNG: CASENT0247297; NHMB: CASENT0247303).

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