Monomorium nigricans Heterick, 2006 valid
Monomorium nigricans Heterick, 2006: 134, figs. 20, 65, 66 (w.m.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy.
Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Madagascar: Prov. Toliara, Rés. Cap Sainte Marie, 12.3 km. 262° W Marovato, 25°34’90’’S, 45°10’10’’E, 200 m., 11-15.ii.2002, BLF05500, sifted litter, spiny forest/thicket (B.L. Fisher, et al.). Type-depository: CASC. Type-specimen: CASENT0020200. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 2 paratype workers, 51 paratype males. Paratype-locality: paratypes with same data as holotype but collection codes 05502, 05504. Paratype-depositories: ANIC, BMNH, CASC, MCZC. Type notes: Numbers of paratypes listed by Heterick on p. 134 (above) appears incorrect; on p. 135 he gives measurements for 19 workers and 20 males.