Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)
Status as species: Forel, 1903a PDF
: 688; Bingham, 1903 PDF
: 202; Forel, 1908b PDF
: 3; Forel, 1911c PDF
: 221; Forel, 1918a PDF
: 721; Emery, 1922c PDF
: 173; Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF
: 164; Ettershank, 1966 PDF
: 88; Bolton, 1995b
: 261; Tiwari, 1999 PDF
: 55; Sharaf et al., 2017 10.1080/00222933.2016.1271157 PDF
: 23; Sharaf et al., 2018 10.20362/am.010004 PDF
Distribution: Geographic regions
(According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists): Africa: Madagascar Americas: Panama
, United States Asia: India
, Saudi Arabia
, United Arab Emirates
, Yemen Biogeographic regions
(According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists): Australasia
, Palearctic Native to
(according to species list records):
Specimen Habitat Summary
Found most commonly in these habitats: 7 times found in urban/garden, 2 times found in exterior house, 2 times found in Apple computer assembly plant.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times ground forager(s), 3 times on low vegetation, 1 times ex pallet from Thialand, 1 times pallet from Thailand.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times water traps, 1 times direct collection.
Elevations: collected from 5 - 1720 meters, 149 meters average
Type specimens: syntype of Monomorium dichroum: casent0902222, casent0908718, casent0917812
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