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Species: Monomorium rufulum   Stitz, 1923 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Monomorium salomonis var. rufula Stitz, 1923: 156 (w.) NAMIBIA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species and senior synonym of Monomorium monardi: Bolton, 1987 PDF: 359.
See also: Bolton, 1986b PDF: 268.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 8 times found in grassland, 3 times found in Kathu Bushveld; Acacia erioloba woodland, 1 times found in Mixed savanna in Gordonia Duneveld, Central Namib) times found in Desert (VEGTYPE.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times Pitfall trap, 5 times Hand collected, 2 times Pitfall trap, 5 days, 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 855 - 1555 meters, 1339 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Monomorium (Xeromyrmex) monardi: casent0913833; type of Monomorium salomonis var. rufula: focol1735

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