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Collingwood and Agosti (1996) - This evenly red species has somewhat variable sculpture with a reticulostriate head, reticulate alitrunk and nodes and more superficially reticulate gaster. The general appearance is smoother and more brightly coloured than ''[[Monomorium areniphilum]]''. The petiole is rounded in dorsal view and never wider than long. The intermediate funiculus segments are all slightly longer than wide. There are no subcephalic hairs or suberect dorsal pubescence. The petiole and postpetiole each have one pair of dorsal hairs and the first gastral tergite is bare.
  
 
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*''<span style='color:red;font-weight:bold;'>venustum.</span> Myrmica venusta'' Smith, F. 1858b: 126 (w.) SYRIA. André, 1881b: 66 (q.m.). Combination in ''Monomorium'': Roger, 1863b: 32; in ''M. (Xeromyrmex''): Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 873.  
 
*''<span style='color:red;font-weight:bold;'>venustum.</span> Myrmica venusta'' Smith, F. 1858b: 126 (w.) SYRIA. André, 1881b: 66 (q.m.). Combination in ''Monomorium'': Roger, 1863b: 32; in ''M. (Xeromyrmex''): Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 873.  
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===Description===
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Collingwood and Agosti (1996) - HL 0.85-1.10; HW 0.70-0.88; SL 0.75-0.95; EL/HW 0.28-0.33; CI 79-86; SI 106-118.
  
 
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*André, E. 1881c.  Catalogue raisonné des Formicides provenant du voyage en Orient de M. Abeille de Perrin et description des espèces nouvelles. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Fr. (6)(1): 53-78 (page 66, queen, male described)
 
*André, E. 1881c.  Catalogue raisonné des Formicides provenant du voyage en Orient de M. Abeille de Perrin et description des espèces nouvelles. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Fr. (6)(1): 53-78 (page 66, queen, male described)
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*[[Media:Collingwood & Agosti 1996.pdf|Collingwood, C. A. and D. Agosti. 1996.  Formicidae (Insecta: Hymenoptera) of Saudi Arabia (part 2). Fauna Saudi Arabia. 15:300-385.]]
 
*Roger, J. 1863b.  Verzeichniss der Formiciden-Gattungen und Arten. Berl. Entomol. Z. 7(B Beilage: 1-65 (page 32, Combination in Monomorium)
 
*Roger, J. 1863b.  Verzeichniss der Formiciden-Gattungen und Arten. Berl. Entomol. Z. 7(B Beilage: 1-65 (page 32, Combination in Monomorium)
 
*[[Media:Sharaf, M.R., Collingwood, C.A., Al Dhafer, H.M., Al mutairi, M.S., Aldawood, A.S. 2015. New synonyms of two Arabian ants of the genus Monomorium Mayr, 1855.pdf|Sharaf, M.R., Collingwood, C.A., Al Dhafer, H.M., Al mutairi, M.S. & Aldawood, A.S. 2015. New synonyms of two Arabian ants of the genus ''Monomorium'' Mayr, 1855 (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). ZooKeys 505: 51–58. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.505.9441.]]
 
*[[Media:Sharaf, M.R., Collingwood, C.A., Al Dhafer, H.M., Al mutairi, M.S., Aldawood, A.S. 2015. New synonyms of two Arabian ants of the genus Monomorium Mayr, 1855.pdf|Sharaf, M.R., Collingwood, C.A., Al Dhafer, H.M., Al mutairi, M.S. & Aldawood, A.S. 2015. New synonyms of two Arabian ants of the genus ''Monomorium'' Mayr, 1855 (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). ZooKeys 505: 51–58. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.505.9441.]]
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Latest revision as of 13:16, 6 October 2019

Monomorium venustum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Monomorium
Species: M. venustum
Binomial name
Monomorium venustum
(Smith, F., 1858)

Monomorium venustum casent0902221 p 1 high.jpg

Monomorium venustum casent0902221 d 1 high.jpg

Specimen Labels

Nothing is known about the biology of Monomorium venustum.

Identification

Collingwood and Agosti (1996) - This evenly red species has somewhat variable sculpture with a reticulostriate head, reticulate alitrunk and nodes and more superficially reticulate gaster. The general appearance is smoother and more brightly coloured than Monomorium areniphilum. The petiole is rounded in dorsal view and never wider than long. The intermediate funiculus segments are all slightly longer than wide. There are no subcephalic hairs or suberect dorsal pubescence. The petiole and postpetiole each have one pair of dorsal hairs and the first gastral tergite is bare.

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Saudi Arabia.
Palaearctic Region: Iran, Israel, Kuwait, Oman, Syrian Arab Republic.


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • venustum. Myrmica venusta Smith, F. 1858b: 126 (w.) SYRIA. André, 1881b: 66 (q.m.). Combination in Monomorium: Roger, 1863b: 32; in M. (Xeromyrmex): Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 873.

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

Description

Collingwood and Agosti (1996) - HL 0.85-1.10; HW 0.70-0.88; SL 0.75-0.95; EL/HW 0.28-0.33; CI 79-86; SI 106-118.

Type Material

References