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  • Entomology 661542 MCZ Entomology
  • Monomorium sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • New Mexico., 2.6 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 63 on Rt. 223/FSR86.
  • North America: United States: New Mexico: San Miguel
  • 7-17-95
Identifications
Monomorium sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium
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: San Miguel
Specific Locality: New Mexico., 2.6 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 63 on Rt. 223/FSR86.
General Habitat: Pinyon-Juniper-Scrub Oak (no gambelli) forest 20-30' tall with a few Ponderosa Pine on a South facing slope.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7600 to 7600 ft
Collecting Date: 7-17-95
Collecting Event Remarks: Many sexual pupae, mostly males.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4576
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.40
Microhabitat: Enormous colony (>3,000 ants). Under rock in gap. Moderate grassy-herbaceous vegetation. Fine sandy soil.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.15. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.15. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.