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Species: Monomorium termitarium   Forel, 1910 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Monomorium salomonis subsp. termitarium Forel, 1910e PDF: 17 (w.q.) BOTSWANA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers, syntype queen(s) (numbers not stated). Type-locality: Botswana: Kalahari, Kooa (L. Schultze). Type-depositories: BMNH, MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Monomorium salomonis subsp. termitarium Forel, 1910f PDF: 441. Nomen nudum.]
Status as species: Santschi, 1928f PDF: 194; Santschi, 1936a PDF: 39; Bolton, 1987 PDF: 362 (redescription); Bolton, 1995b: 267.
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Distribution:

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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in grassland, 2 times found in Sclerocarya - Bolusanthus Open Woodland (in Sekhukhune Mountain Bushveld).

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times chez termites; den ? au d' Termite no 863 teilweise ?.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Pitfall trap, 1 times Hand collected.

Elevations: collected from 957 - 1490 meters, 1237 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1904-11-01 00:00:00.0 and 2013-02-19 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Monomorium salomonis termitarium: casent0902217; syntype of Monomorium termitarium: casent0908743; type of Monomorium salomonis termitarium: focol1738, focol1739



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