Monomorium andrei fur

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Monomorium andrei fur
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Monomorium
Species: M. andrei
Subspecies: M. andrei fur
Trinomial name
Monomorium andrei fur
Forel, 1894

Identification

Distribution

Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: 36.433333° to 34.916667°.

   
North
Temperate
North
Subtropical
Tropical South
Subtropical
South
Temperate

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Algeria (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Countries Occupied

Number of countries occupied by this species based on AntWiki Regional Taxon Lists. In general, fewer countries occupied indicates a narrower range, while more countries indicates a more widespread species.

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Estimated Abundance

Relative abundance based on number of AntMaps records per species (this species within the purple bar). Fewer records (to the left) indicates a less abundant/encountered species while more records (to the right) indicates more abundant/encountered species.

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • fur. Monomorium andrei r. fur Forel, 1894d: 19 (w.q.) ALGERIA.
    • Type-material: syntype workers, syntype queens (numbers not stated).
    • Type-localities: Algeria: Oran, Hammam bou Hadjar, 1893 (A. Forel), Oran, Er Rahel, 1893 (A. Forel), Oran, forêt de Msila, 1893 (A. Forel).
    • Type-depository: MHNG.
    • Subspecies of andrei: Emery, 1908h: 683; Emery, 1922e: 171; Emery, 1887b: 458; Forel, 1892c: 339; Dalla Torre, 1893: 65; Forel, 1905a: 354; Emery, 1922e: 169.
    • Cagniant, 1970a: 418; Bolton, 1995b: 262.
    • Distribution: Algeria.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1894d. Les Formicides de la Province d'Oran (Algérie). Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 30: 1-45 (page 19, worker, queen described)