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  • Entomology 661855 MCZ Entomology
  • Temnothorax sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chiricahua Mountains, 15.0 mi. NW Jct. Rt. 80 on FSR 74.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 7-20-93
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
County: Cochise
Specific Locality: Chiricahua Mountains, 15.0 mi. NW Jct. Rt. 80 on FSR 74.
General Habitat: Chihuahua Pine-Quercus grisea-Q. emoryi-Juniper forest, pines 40-50' tall.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5600 to 5600 ft
Collecting Date: 7-20-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Complete colony except for 3 w. No sexual brood except for 1 male.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3747
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >30
Microhabitat: Nest in crack on underside of rock, and in litter under rock, at base of pine in shade.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.32. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.32. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.