The Ants of Africa
Genus Monomorium
Monomorium damarense Forel


Monomorium damarense Forel

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Namibia (Monomorium salomonis L. subsp. damarense n. subsp., Forel, 1910f: 17, worker) - see below.
junior synonym unicolor (Monomorium salomonis L. var. unicolor n. var., Stitz, 1923: 156, worker) - no images on Antweb (February 2015).
Worker only described see Bolton, 1995) .

Forel's (1910f) description is at {original description}. Arnold (1916: 223) gave a translation, this is at {original description}. Stitz's (1923) description of unicolor is at {original description} Bolton's modern description (1987) is at {original description}.

WORKER - TL 2.4 mm (Bolton, 1987: 336 & 337, not illustrated).

Monomorium damarenseThe photomontage of the type worker is collated from

Monomorium damarenseThe photomontage of a worker from South Africa is collated from

2007, 2008, 2012, 2015 - Brian Taylor CBiol FSB FRES
11, Grazingfield, Wilford, Nottingham, NG11 7FN, U.K.