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Species: Monomorium shilohense   Forel, 1913 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Monomorium Braunsi var. Shilohensis Forel, 1913k PDF: 217 (w.) ZIMBABWE. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Bolton, 1987 PDF: 410.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Kathu Bushveld, dominated by Tarchonanthus camphoratus, 3 times found in Kathu Bushveld; Acacia erioloba woodland, 2 times found in Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Closed canopy Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Kuruman Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Olifantshoek Plains Thornveld, open woodland, 1 times found in Acacia savanna in Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 7 times Pitfall trap, 5 days, 5 times Pitfall trap.

Elevations: collected from 750 - 1307 meters, 1128 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Monomorium braunsi shilohensis: casent0902264; syntype of Monomorium shilohense: casent0908692

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