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Species: Monomorium (indet)

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// Distribution


  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Australasia, Indomalaya, Malagasy, Nearctic, Neotropical, Oceania, Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 48 times found in Rainforest, 28 times found in Grassland, 7 times found in tropical wet forest, 22 times found in miombo woodland, 34 times found in Sand Plain Fnbos, 8 times found in Camdeboo Escarpment Thicket. Tall grass stands with scattered oubos & scattered other shrubs., 23 times found in Rehabilitaed mine dump, 10 times found in Afromontane Forest, 14 times found in Camdeboo Escarpment Thicket, Mixed grass (low mat forming & tall) & small trees., 25 times found in Nama Karoo on dolerite soils, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times 0, 5 times sifted leaf litter, 20 times under stone, 14 times leaf litter, 22 times ex sifted leaf litter, 17 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 8 times ex soil, 7 times sifted litter, 1 times Foraging, 2 times ex dead branch above ground, 8 times Stray ground foragers, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 678 times pitfall trap, 103 times Yellow Pan Trap, 66 times By Hand, 50 times Winkler, 46 times Malaise trap, 39 times Pitfall, 30 times Hand collected, 34 times search, 33 times Winkler Bag, 26 times Hand, 3 times Winkler sifter, ...

Elevations: collected from 1 - 2940 meters, 980 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1906-12-31 and 2019-11-14

Type specimens: Holotype Monomorium amazighi: kg03642a03; Paratype Monomorium amazighi: kg03642a02, kg03642a04, kg03642a05, kg03642a06, kg03642a07, kg03642a08, kg03642a09, kg03642a10, kg03642a11, kg03642a12; Paratypes Monomorium amazighi: kg03642a01

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