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Species: Monomorium denticulum   Heterick, 2006 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Monomorium denticulus Heterick, 2006 PDF: 114, figs. 17, 50 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Madagascar, Mahajanga, PN Ankarafantsika, Ankoririka, 10.6 km 13° NE Tsaramandroso, 16°16'S, 47°3'E, 210 m, tropical dry forest, sifted litter, 9-14.iv.2001, coll. Rabeson et al., collection BLF03664; CASENT0470359; CASC. AntCat AntWiki

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Madagascar
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Malagasy

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in montane rainforest, 3 times found in tropical dry forest, 3 times found in spiny forest/thicket, 1 times found in savannah woodland, 1 times found in dry forest, 1 times found in dry forest, spiny forest, 1 times found in Uapaca woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 2 times ex rotten log, 2 times ex root mat, 2 times ex dead twig above ground, 1 times arboreal baiting.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times pitfall trap, PF 50 traps, 11 cm dbh with water, soap, formalin, nonlinear placement, 2 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times pitfall trap, PF 20 tube sample transect, 10m, 1 times arboreal collecting; transect 2b, 1 times Malaise.

Elevations: collected from 58 - 1900 meters, 818 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Monomorium denticulum: casent0470359; paratype: casent0845618; paratype of Monomorium denticulum: casent0484739



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