Monomorium taedium

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Monomorium taedium
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Monomorium
Species: M. taedium
Binomial name
Monomorium taedium
Bolton, 1987

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: South Africa (type locality).

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Nomenclature

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

  • taedium. Monomorium taedium Bolton, 1987: 415 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA.

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 415, worker described)