Monomorium senegalense

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

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Senegal (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.

  • senegalense. Monomorium senegalense Roger, 1862c: 294 (footnote) (w.) SENEGAL. Combination in M. (Xeromyrmex): Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 872. See also: Bolton, 1987: 359.

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 359, see also)
  • Roger, J. 1862c. Synonymische Bemerkungen. 1. Ueber Formiciden. Berl. Entomol. Z. 6: 283-297 (page 294, (footnote) worker described)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1922j. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. A contribution to the myrmecology of Africa. VIII. A synonymic list of the ants of the Ethiopian region. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 45: 711-1004 (page 872, Combination in M. (Xeromyrmex))