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  • Entomology 661716 MCZ Entomology
  • Temnothorax curvispinosus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 1.0 mi. SSE Jct. WhiteSide Cove Rd. on Horse Cove Rd.
  • North America: United States: North Carolina: Macon
  • 5-12-97
Identifications
Temnothorax curvispinosus (Mayr)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Temnothorax curvispinosus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1997-05-12
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: North Carolina
County: Macon
Specific Locality: 1.0 mi. SSE Jct. WhiteSide Cove Rd. on Horse Cove Rd.
General Habitat: Rich mixed forest: White Oak-N. Red Oak-Red Maple-Chestnut Oak-White Pine-Sourwood-Fraser Magnolia forest 60-80' tall in small, shallow valley.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 3350 to 3350 ft
Collecting Date: 5-12-97
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4890
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.30
Microhabitat: In hollow Quercus rubia acorn buried in 1" litter on steep E-facing slope at edge of large gap in partial shade. Slope= rock face with little soil. Same nest site type as 4889.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.78. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.78. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.