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Species: Monomorium macrops   Arnold, 1944 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Monomorium mediocre subsp. macrops Arnold, 1944 PDF: 11, figs. 17, 17a (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated). Type-locality: South Africa: Cape Prov., Victoria West (R. Smithers). Type-depositories: BMNH, SAMC. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Bolton, 1987 PDF: 369 (redescription); Bolton, 1995b: 264.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: South Africa
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 7 times found in Nama Karoo on dolerite soils, 6 times found in natural vegetation on dolerite, 4 times found in Succulent Karoo on shale, 1 times found in Fynbos, 3 times found in Natural Renosterveld on tillite, 3 times found in Natural vegetation on dolerite koppie, 2 times found in Karoid scrub on road verge, 1 times found in Old wheat field on tillite, 1 times found in Succulent Karoo, 1 times found in Karoo, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 26 times Pitfall Trap, 1 times Turning over rocks, 3 times Winkler Bag, 2 times Yellow Pan Trap.

Elevations: collected at 840 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1939-06-01 00:00:00.0 and 2002-10-16 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Paratype: sam-ent-011610; paratype of Monomorium mediocre macrops: casent0902186

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