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Species: Monomorium termitarium   Forel, 1910 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Monomorium Salomonis subsp. termitarium Forel, 1910e PDF: 17 (w.q.) BOTSWANA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Santschi, 1928f PDF: 194; Bolton, 1987 PDF: 362.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in grassland, 2 times found in Sclerocarya - Bolusanthus Open Woodland (in Sekhukhune Mountain Bushveld).

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times chez termites; den ? au d' Termite no 863 teilweise ?.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Pitfall trap, 1 times Hand collected.

Elevations: collected from 957 - 1490 meters, 1237 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Monomorium salomonis termitarium: casent0902217; syntype of Monomorium termitarium: casent0908743; type of Monomorium salomonis subsp. termitarium: focol1738, focol1739

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