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Species: Monomorium schultzei   Forel, 1910 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Monomorium schultzei Forel, 1910e PDF: 18 (w.q.) SOUTH AFRICA, NAMIBIA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated), 1 syntype queen. Type-localities: South Africa: Little Namaland, Steinkopf (L. Schultze), Namibia: Prince of Wales Bay, S Angra Pequena (L. Schultze). Type-depository: MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Misspelled as schulzei by Forel, 1914d PDF: 244.]
Status as species: Forel, 1914d PDF: 244; Arnold, 1916 PDF: 231; Emery, 1922c PDF: 173; Wheeler, 1922: 867; Ettershank, 1966 PDF: 92; Collingwood, 1985 PDF: 272; Bolton, 1987 PDF: 410 (redescription); Bolton, 1995b: 266; Borowiec, 2014 PDF: 126.
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Distribution:

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

Distribution Notes:

Cabo Verde

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 12 times found in Old fynbos on sandstone, 4 times found in Fynbos - South Coast Strandveld, 2 times found in Fynbos - mesic montane fynbos on sandstone, 1 times found in Renosterveld, 3 times found in Natural Renosterveld on tillite, 1 times found in trees, 2 times found in Natural vegetation on dolerite koppie, 1 times found in Dunes.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 12 times Winkler Bag, 10 times Pitfall Trap, 3 times Sifting Leaf Litter, 1 times Turning over rocks, 1 times Malaise Trap.

Elevations: collected from 20 - 1280 meters, 440 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1897-12-31 00:00:00.0 and 2000-10-14 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Monomorium schultzei: casent0904593, casent0908717



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