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  • Entomology 661538 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole ceres
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 2.6 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 63 on Rt. 233/FSR 86.
  • North America: United States: New Mexico: San Miguel
  • 7-17-95
Identifications
Pheidole ceres Wheeler, W.M., 1904
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole ceres
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1995-07-17
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: New Mexico
County: San Miguel
Specific Locality: 2.6 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 63 on Rt. 233/FSR 86.
General Habitat: Open dry creekbed with grassy-herbaceous banks.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7600 to 7600 ft
Collecting Date: 7-17-95
Collecting Event Remarks: ~200 ants, no seeds, no sexuals.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4562
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.25
Microhabitat: Under rock in open, sparsely grassy-herbaceous creekbank. Fine soil with many small rocks.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.12. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.12. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.