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Species: Monomorium fastidium   Bolton, 1987 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Monomorium fastidium Bolton, 1987 PDF: 389 (w.q.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxon Page Images:

© Philip Herbst; Stilbaai, Western Cape


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in grassland, 2 times found in Sekhukhune Montane Grassland, 2 times found in Urban garden in grassland, 1 times found in Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Ephemeral river bed and adjacent vegetation in Olifantshoek Plains Thornveld.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times leaf litter, 1 times eucalyptus litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times Pitfall trap, 3 times Winkler, 1 times Hand collected.

Elevations: collected from 750 - 1707 meters, 1378 meters average

Type specimens: paratype of Monomorium fastidium: casent0902269

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