Monomorium dentigerum

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Monomorium dentigerum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Monomorium
Species group: dentigerum
Species: M. dentigerum
Binomial name
Monomorium dentigerum
(Roger, 1862)

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Armenia, Georgia, Iran, Israel, Oman, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey, Turkmenistan.

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • dentigerum. Atta dentigera Roger, 1862b: 259 (w.) SYRIA. Emery, 1908h: 668 (q.m.). Combination in Aphaenogaster: Roger, 1863b: 30; in Holcomyrmex: André, 1883b: 346; in Monomorium: Emery, 1908h: 667. See also: Radchenko, 1997f: 216.

Description

References

  • André, E. 1883b. Les fourmis. [concl.]. Pp. 345-404 in: André, Edm. 1881-1886. Species des Hyménoptères d'Europe et d'Algérie. Tome Deuxième. Beaune: Edmond André, 919 + 48 pp. (page 346, Combination in Holcomyrmex)
  • Emery, C. 1908j. Beiträge zur Monographie der Formiciden des paläarktischen Faunengebietes. (Hym.) Teil V. Dtsch. Entomol. Z. 1908: 663-686 (page 668, queen, male described)
  • Emery, C. 1908j. Beiträge zur Monographie der Formiciden des paläarktischen Faunengebietes. (Hym.) Teil V. Dtsch. Entomol. Z. 1908: 663-686 (page 667, Combination in Monomorium)
  • Radchenko, A. G. 1997g. Review of the ants of scabriceps group of the genus Monomorium Mayr (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Ann. Zool. (Warsaw) 46: 211-224 (page 216, see also)
  • Roger, J. 1862b. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Ameisenfauna der Mittelmeerländer. II. Berl. Entomol. Z. 6: 255-262 (page 259, worker described)
  • Roger, J. 1863b. Verzeichniss der Formiciden-Gattungen und Arten. Berl. Entomol. Z. 7(B Beilage: 1-65 (page 30, Combination in Aphaenogaster)