Monomorium vaguum

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Monomorium vaguum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Monomorium
Species: M. vaguum
Binomial name
Monomorium vaguum
Santschi, 1930

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Afrotropical Region: Botswana, Democratic Republic of Congo (type locality), Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa.

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

  • vaguum. Monomorium (Lampromyrmex) vaguum Santschi, 1930a: 68, figs. 26-29 (w.q.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. See also: Bolton, 1987: 41.



  • 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 41?, see also)
  • Santschi, F. 1930a. Description de Formicides éthiopiens nouveaux ou peu connus. V. Bull. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 70: 49-77 (page 68, figs. 26-29 worker, queen described)