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Species: Monomorium taedium   Bolton, 1987 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Monomorium taedium Bolton, 1987 PDF: 415 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Distribution:

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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 34 times found in Grassland, 7 times found in Heavily grazed grassland, 4 times found in Urban garden in grassland, 3 times found in Lydenburg Thornveld, 1 times found in Lydenburg Montane Grassland, 1 times found in Acacia Closed Woodland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), 1 times found in Acacia savanna in Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Algoa Dune Strandveld / Southern Cape Dune Fynbos mozaic, 1 times found in Gold Reef Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Sekhukhune Montane Grassland, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 8 times leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 33 times Pitfall trap, 11 times Hand collected, 9 times Winkler, 2 times Pitfall trap, 3 week.

Elevations: collected from 75 - 2400 meters, 1445 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Monomorium taedium: casent0901220



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