Monomorium kineti

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Monomorium kineti
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Monomorium
Species: M. kineti
Binomial name
Monomorium kineti
Weber, 1943

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Sudan (type locality).

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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.

  • kineti. Monomorium (Monomorium) minutum subsp. kineti Weber, 1943c: 359, pl. 15, figs. 10, 19 (w.q.m.) SUDAN. Raised to species: Bolton, 1987: 396.

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 396, Raised to species)
  • Weber, N. A. 1943d. The ants of the Imatong Mountains, Anglo-Egyptian Sudan. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 93: 263-389 (page 359, pl. 15, figs. 10, 19 worker, queen, male described)