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  • Entomology 660541 MCZ Entomology
  • Odontomachus ruginodis
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Coral Gables. Matheson Hammock (Opposite Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden).
  • North America: United States: Florida: Miami-Dade
  • 6-15-14
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Odontomachus ruginodis Smith, M.R., 1937
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Ponerinae Ponerini Odontomachus ruginodis
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
County: Miami-Dade
Specific Locality: Coral Gables. Matheson Hammock (Opposite Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden).
Verbatim Locality: Florida: Miami-Dade Co.; Coral Gables. Matheson Hammock (opposite; Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden).
General Habitat: Dense subtropical hammock with large Burseia;-Royal Palm overstory 30-50' tall on coralline limestone.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 50 to 50 ft
Coordinates: 25° 40.8´ N 80° 16.466´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2014-06-15; Source: GOOGLE EARTH
Collecting Date: 6-15-14
Collecting Event Remarks: <30 ants. Winged queens present
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Mark Amidon Deyrup
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 8680
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.12
caste=worker determined by=Stefan P. Cover
Microhabitat: Nest in chunk of coralline limestone on litter surface in shade.