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Species: Monomorium vaguum   Santschi, 1930 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Monomorium (Lampromyrmex) vaguum Santschi, 1930a PDF: 68, figs. 26-29 (w.q.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Bolton, 1987 PDF: 41.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Botswana, Democratic Republic of Congo, South Africa, Tanzania
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Bolton 1987


Caste of types: (w)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 7 times found in Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 6 times found in Kathu Bushveld; Acacia erioloba woodland, 5 times found in Olifantshoek Plains Thornveld, open woodland, 5 times found in Kathu Bushveld, dominated by Tarchonanthus camphoratus, 2 times found in Open Miombo Woodland, 2 times found in Euclea-Seersia Open Shrubland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), open times found in woodland, 3 times found in Acacia nigrescens savanna, 3 times found in Acacia savanna in Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 2 times found in grassland, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 32 times Pitfall trap, 15 times Pitfall trap, 5 days, 2 times Sifting Soil, 1 times Bait, 2 times Hand collected, 1 times Sweeping.

Elevations: collected from 240 - 1350 meters, 963 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1918-06-01 and 2018-04-11

Type specimens: syntype of Monomorium (Lampromyrmex) vaguum: casent0913862

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