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  • Entomology 661859 MCZ Entomology
  • Monomorium sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chiricahua Mountains, Rucker Canyon , 3.4 mi. NE Jct. FSR 74 on FSR 74E.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 7-20-93
Identifications
Monomorium sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Monomorium
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, Rucker Canyon , 3.4 mi. NE Jct. FSR 74 on FSR 74E.
General Habitat: Mature mixed creek valley forest 30-60' tall with Arizona Cypress-Ponderosa Pine-Sycamore-Quercus grisea-Juniper and Q. emoryi. Grassy groundcover. Fine sandy soil.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5800 to 5800 ft
Collecting Date: 7-20-93
Collecting Event Remarks: No sexual brood present.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3754
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >30
Microhabitat: Very large polygynous nest with 1 male under rock in partial shade. 1" litter present and sparse grass present.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.34. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.34. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.