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  • Entomology 661589 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole dentata
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Ouachita Mountains., 13.0 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 27 (in Mt. Ida) on Rt. 270. 0.5 mi. N. Jct. Rt. 270 on FSR 50.
  • North America: United States: Arkansas: Montgomery
  • 5-13-96
Identifications
Pheidole dentata Mayr, 1886
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole dentata
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1996-05-13
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arkansas
County: Montgomery
Specific Locality: Ouachita Mountains., 13.0 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 27 (in Mt. Ida) on Rt. 270. 0.5 mi. N. Jct. Rt. 270 on FSR 50.
General Habitat: Shortleaf Pine-White Oak-Black Oak-Black Tupelo-Quercus falcata-Cornus florida forest, 50-60' tall.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1000 to 1000 ft
Collecting Date: 5-13-96
Collecting Event Remarks: >5,000 ants.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4652
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.40
Microhabitat: Small soil mound 3" tall with a single entrance at base of grass clump in open on grassy-herbaceous roadside. Sand with clay.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.30. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.30. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.