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  • Entomology 661528 MCZ Entomology
  • Solenopsis sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 26.5 mi. E. Jct. I-25 on Rt. 120. East rim of Canadian River Canyon.
  • North America: United States: New Mexico: Harding
  • 7-16-95
Identifications
Solenopsis sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: New Mexico
County: Harding
Specific Locality: 26.5 mi. E. Jct. I-25 on Rt. 120. East rim of Canadian River Canyon.
General Habitat: Open Juniper-Scrub Oak-Pinyon woodland with scattered Ponderosa Pine to 25', located on sandstone outcrop.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5450 to 5450 ft
Collecting Date: 7-16-95
Collecting Event Remarks: Queen pupae + wq. present.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4545
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.40
Microhabitat: Under rock in partial shade of 15' tall Ponderosa Pine. Sparse grassy-herbaceous vegetation, <1 " litter. Sand with many rocks.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.8. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.8. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.