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  • Entomology 661840 MCZ Entomology
  • Temnothorax sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chircahua Mountains, 5.8 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 181 on FSR 42., Pinery Canyon.
  • North America: United States: Arizona
  • 7-15-93
Identifications
Temnothorax sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Temnothorax
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
Specific Locality: Chircahua Mountains, 5.8 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 181 on FSR 42., Pinery Canyon.
General Habitat: Grazed mature Quercus grisea, Q. emoryi, Chihuahua Pine-Juniper forest (tallest trees 40-50') with grassy groundcover.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5700 to 5700 ft
Collecting Date: 7-15-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Found while excavating nest of Crematogaster smithi. No sexual brood.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3700
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection <5
Microhabitat: In rich, moist soil 1-3" down, in shade.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.20. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.20. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.