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  • Entomology 661687 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmecocystus kennedyi
  • whole animal (ethanol); whole animal (ethanol) sample
  • 5.5 mi. SE Parker on Rt. 95.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: La Paz
  • 4-4-97
Identifications
Myrmecocystus kennedyi Snelling, R.R., 1969
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Myrmecocystus kennedyi
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2017-09-28
Nature of ID: expert ID
Myrmecocystus sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Myrmecocystus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: La Paz
Specific Locality: 5.5 mi. SE Parker on Rt. 95.
General Habitat: Sand dunes with 20% plant cover: Ephedra sp., Creosote, Dalia schottii, Hilaria sp.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 460 to 460 ft
Collecting Date: 4-4-97
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4831
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.35
whole animal (ethanol) subsample good on loan 1
Microhabitat: Crater nest in bare sand in open on upper dune.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.66. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.66. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.