Monomorium grassei

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Monomorium grassei
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Monomorium
Species: M. grassei
Binomial name
Monomorium grassei
(Tohmé, H. & Tohmé, G., 1980)

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Israel, Lebanon (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • grassei. Epixenus grassei Tohmé, H. & Tohmé, G. 1980a: 1088, figs. 1-4 (w.q.m.) LEBANON.
    • Combination in Monomorium: Bolton, 1987: 292.
    • Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 262.

Unless otherwise noted the text for the remainder of this section is reported from the publication that includes the original description.


Type Material

Bolton (1987) - Syntype workers, females, males, Lebanon: Turbol, central Bekaa, 23.x.1977 (Tohme & Tohme) (Musee National d'Histoire Naturelle).