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Species: Monomorium musicum   Forel, 1910 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Monomorium Oscaris subsp. musicum Forel, 1910f PDF: 442 (w.q.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Emery, 1922c PDF: 173; Bolton, 1987 PDF: 402.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 18 times found in Grassland.

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

Collected most commonly using these methods: 17 times Pitfall trap, 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 900 - 2700 meters, 2120 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Monomorium musicum: casent0908708; syntype of Monomorium oscaris musicum: casent0902258; unpublished name: Monomorium musicum frugale: casent0913819

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