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Species: Monomorium megalops   Heterick, 2001 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Monomorium megalops Heterick, 2001 PDF: 406, figs. 40, 117, 118 (w.) AUSTRALIA (South Australia). Australasia. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Australia: South Australia, Emu Junction, Victoria Desert, 5.x.1976 (P.J.M. Greenslade). Type-depository: ANIC. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 15 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: 3 paratype workers South Australia, Observatory Hill, 7.x.1976 (P.J.M. Greenslade), 2 paratype workers South Australia, 12 km. W Emu Junction, Victoria Desert, 5-10.x.1976 (P.J.M. Greenslade), 2 paratype workers South Australia, 50 km. E Emu Junction, Victoria Desert, 5.x.1976 (P.J.M. Greenslade), 1 paratype worker South Australia, Koonamore, iv.1973, trap 17 (P.J.M. Greenslade), 1 paratype worker South Australia, 5 km. NE Koonamore Hsd, 26.ii.1973 (P.J.M. Greenslade), 1 paratype worker South Australia, Koonamore, 25.ii.1973 (P.J.M. Greenslade), 2 paratype workers South Australia, 2 km. NE Koonamore Hsd, 26.ii.1973 (P.J.M. Greenslade), 3 paratype workers South Australia, Koonamore, 24-27.ii.1973, pitfall trap (P.J.M. Greenslade). Paratype-depositories: ANIC, BMNH, MCZC. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Heterick, 2009 PDF: 160.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Casuarina, 1 times found in Minesite, clay soil.

Collect Date Range: collected between 1972-10-01 and 2001-03-19

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-015666; paratype of Monomorium megalops: casent0902314



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