Monomorium braunsi

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Monomorium braunsi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Monomorium
Species: M. braunsi
Binomial name
Monomorium braunsi
Mayr, 1901

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: South Africa (type locality).
Palaearctic Region: China.

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Biology

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Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • braunsi. Monomorium braunsi Mayr, 1901b: 7 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. See also: Bolton, 1987: 382.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1987. A review of the Solenopsis genus-group and revision of Afrotropical Monomorium Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Entomol. 54: 263-452 (page 382, see also)
  • Mayr, G. 1901b. Südafrikanische Formiciden, gesammelt von Dr. Hans Brauns. Ann. K-K. Naturhist. Mus. Wien 16: 1-30 (page 7, worker described)