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Species: Monomorium mictilis   Forel, 1910 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Monomorium (Martia) atomus subsp. mictilis Forel, 1910c PDF: 252 (w.q.) ERITREA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Bolton, 1987 PDF: 401 (redescription); Bolton, 1995b: 264; Hita Garcia et al., 2013 PDF: 212; Borowiec, 2014 PDF: 122; Madl, 2019 PDF: 15.
Material of the unavailable name Monomorium exiguum mictile sudanicum referred here by Bolton, 1987 PDF: 401.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Eritrea, Kenya, Mali, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Kathu Bushveld, dominated by Tarchonanthus camphoratus, 5 times found in Olifantshoek Plains Thornveld, open woodland, 2 times found in grassland, 4 times found in Sclerocarya - Bolusanthus Open Woodland (in Sekhukhune Mountain Bushveld), 3 times found in Rehabilitated waste rock dump, 18 degree slope, 2 times found in Euclea-Seersia Open Shrubland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), 2 times found in Kathu Bushveld; Acacia erioloba woodland, 1 times found in Noms Mountain Desert, Central Namib) times found in Desert (VEGTYPE, 1 times found in Rand Highveld Grassland, rocky ridge, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Tree, 1 times leaf litter, 1 times 0.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 12 times Pitfall trap, 5 days, 11 times Pitfall trap, 7 times Hand collected, 2 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 206 - 1707 meters, 1132 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1906-01-01 and 2019-09-16

Type specimens: syntype of Monomorium mictilis: casent0101595; syntype of Monomorium exiguum mictile sudanicum: casent0913818

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