Tetramorium caritum

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Tetramorium caritum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Tetramorium
Species: T. caritum
Binomial name
Tetramorium caritum
(Bolton, 1986)

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Uganda (type locality).

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Biology

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Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • caritum. Rhoptromyrmex caritus Bolton, 1986a: 12, figs. 15, 17 (q.) UGANDA. Combination in Tetramorium: Ward et al., 2014: 15.

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