Monomorium ebangaense

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Monomorium ebangaense
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Monomorium
Species: M. ebangaense
Binomial name
Monomorium ebangaense
Santschi, 1937
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Identification

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Angola (type locality), Malawi.

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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.

  • ebangaense. Monomorium (Xeromyrmex) bicolor st. ebangaense Santschi, 1937d: 225, figs. 17-19 (w.) ANGOLA. Raised to species and senior synonym of nyasae: Bolton, 1987: 367.
  • nyasae. Monomorium (Xeromyrmex) nyasae Arnold, 1946: 63, fig. 14 (w.) MALAWI. Junior synonym of ebangaense: Bolton, 1987: 367.

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 367, Raised to species, and senior synonym of nyasae)
  • Santschi, F. 1937d. Résultats de la Mission scientifique suisse en Angola (2me voyage) 1932-1933. Fourmis angolaises. Rev. Suisse Zool. 44: 211-250 (page 225, figs. 17-19 worker described)