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Species: Monomorium notulum   Forel, 1910 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Monomorium (Xeromyrmex) setuliferum var. notula Forel, 1910f PDF: 441 (w.m.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species and senior synonym of Monomorium dolichops, Monomorium latior: Bolton, 1987 PDF: 370.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 12 times found in grassland, 5 times found in Kathu Bushveld; Acacia erioloba woodland, 4 times found in Kathu Bushveld, dominated by Tarchonanthus camphoratus, 5 times found in Olifantshoek Plains Thornveld, open woodland, 1 times found in Heavily grazed Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 2 times found in Lydenburgia - Euclea Open Woodland (in Sekhukhune Mountain Bushveld), 1 times found in Calcrete-rich Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Acacia savanna in Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Ephemeral river bed and adjacent vegetation in Olifantshoek Plains Thornveld, 1 times found in Mixed savanna in Gordonia Duneveld, ...

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

Collected most commonly using these methods: 14 times Pitfall trap, 14 times Pitfall trap, 5 days, 5 times Hand collected, 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 750 - 1555 meters, 1211 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Monomorium notulum: casent0902184, casent0908720; syntype of Monomorium (Xeromyrmex) setuliferum dolichops: casent0913821; syntype of Monomorium (Xeromyrmex) setuliferum latior: casent0913822

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