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Species: Monomorium fridae   Forel, 1905 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Monomorium Medinae r. Fridae Forel, 1905e PDF: 183 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Monomorium (Xeromyrmex): Wheeler, 1922: 870.
Raised to species: Bolton, 1987 PDF: 344.

Taxon Page Images:

Monomorium fridae. Salmanslaagte, Agter-Pakhuis, Cederberg, South Africa: 16 June 2016. Photo by Philip Herbst; collection by Peter Slingsby


  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 Fynbos.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under stone, 2 times soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times direct collection, 3 times pooter.

Elevations: collected from 461 - 926 meters, 698 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Monomorium fridae: casent0908732; syntype of Monomorium medinae fridae: casent0904605

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