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Species: Monomorium laeve   Mayr, 1876 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Monomorium laeve Mayr, 1876 PDF: 101 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Heterick, 2001 PDF: 404 (q.m.).
Combination in Monomorium (Mitara): Emery, 1913c PDF: 261; in Monomorium (Lampromyrmex): Emery, 1922c PDF: 184.
Senior synonym of Monomorium broomense, Monomorium ilia, Monomorium lamingtonensis: Heterick, 2001 PDF: 404.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Riparian woodland, 1 times found in Mixed native/exotic veg., semi-rural environ., 1 times found in native veg., rural environ., 1 times found in native veg., rural environ. (minesite), 1 times found in Open woody savannah, 1 times found in black soil few trees, 1 times found in r'forest, 1 times found in Cons Pdk, 1 times found in creek, 1 times found in creek bend, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times in house, 2 times litter, 2 times In kitchen, 1 times under stone, 2 times soil, 1 times nest under mangrove bark, 1 times kitchen, 1 times Infesting quaters, 1 times indoor pest, 1 times in olive cargo from Spain, 1 times in log, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 10 times traps, 8 times Pitfall, 1 times Site GP1.

Elevations: collected at 50 m

Type specimens: syntype of Monomorium ilia: casent0904588, casent0908771; syntype of Monomorium ilia lamingtonensis: casent0908770; syntype of Monomorium laeve: casent0916019; syntype of Monomorium laeve broomense: casent0908772; type of Monomorium (Martia) ilia: focol0049-1, focol0049-2, focol0050-1, focol0050-2

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