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Species: Monomorium aper   Emery, 1914 

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Monomorium aper dubium

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Monomorium aper Emery, 1914f PDF: 409, pl. 13, fig. 6 (w.m.) NEW CALEDONIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Monomorium (Notomyrmex): Emery, 1922c PDF: 170; in Chelaner: Ettershank, 1966 PDF: 96; in Monomorium: Taylor, 1987b: 4.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Monomorium aper dubium.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: New Caledonia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in Bromelaid leaves.

Elevations: collected at 457 m

Type specimens: syntype of Monomorium aper: casent0904573

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