The Ants of Africa
Genus Monomorium
Monomorium herero Forel


Monomorium herero Forel

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Namibia (Monomorium salomonis L. subsp herero n. subsp., Forel, 1910f: 16, worker & queen) Possession Island, v.1903, L Schultze .

Forel's (1910f) description is at {original description}. Arnold (1916: 222) gave a translation, this is at {original description} Bolton's modern description (1987) is at {original description}.

WORKER - TL 2.8-3.1 mm (Bolton, 1987: 345, not illustrated).

{Monomorium herero}The photomontage of a syntype worker is collated from

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