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Species: Monomorium monomorium   Bolton, 1987 

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Monomorium monomorium_cf

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Monomorium monomorium Bolton, 1987 PDF: 287. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Replacement name for Monomorium minutum Mayr, 1855 PDF: 453.
[Junior secondary homonym of Atta minuta Jerdon, 1851 PDF: 105.].

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Croatia, Greece, Italy, Spain
    Oceania: Australia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Palearctic
  Native to (according to species list records):
    Palearctic bioregion

Distribution Notes:

Coastal SLO

Biology:

Grasslands, parks

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Fernández, F., 2007, Two new South American species of Monomorium Mayr with taxonomic notes on the genus., Advances in ant systematics (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): Homage to E. O. Wilson - 50 years of contributions. (Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 80), pp. 128-145

* Monomorium monomorium BoltonHNS

Wilson and Taylor (1967) mention the presence of this Old World species (as M. minutum MayrHNS) from Brazil. However, I know of no confirmed records in the literature. It has also been recorded from Barbados (Kempf, 1972).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Orange tree cultives, 1 times found in city, 1 times found in deciduous trees and meadows around an artificial lake, 1 times found in Orange trees.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under stone, 1 times park bench, 1 times Foraging.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Pitfall, 1 times Hand, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 2 - 278 meters, 55 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Monomorium minutum: casent0902281, casent0916000



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