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  • Entomology 661832 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 3.9 mi. S. Business I-10 in Wilcox on Rt. 186.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 7-15-93
Identifications
Pheidole sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole
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: Cochise
Specific Locality: 3.9 mi. S. Business I-10 in Wilcox on Rt. 186.
General Habitat: White sand dunes next to Playa. Sparse vegetation dominated by Isocoma (=Haplopappus) and grasses.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 4300 to 4300 ft
Collecting Date: 7-15-93
Collecting Event Remarks: No seeds found. No sexual brood present.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3689
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.20
Microhabitat: Obscure 2" crater in bare sand in upper dune area. Pure sand. Brood 1" from surface because of recent rain.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.18. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.18. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.