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  • Entomology 661872 MCZ Entomology
  • Temnothorax stenotyle
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chiricahua Mountains, 4.6 mi. W. Southwestern Research Station on FSR 42
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 7-22-93
Identifications
Temnothorax stenotyle (Cole, 1956)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Temnothorax stenotyle
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1993-07-22
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, 4.6 mi. W. Southwestern Research Station on FSR 42
General Habitat: Open Oak (Q. grisea-Pinyon-Juniper forest) (15-25' tall) on rocky slope
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6550 to 6550 ft
Collecting Date: 7-22-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Complete monogynous colony.No sexual brood. Third locality for this species.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3784
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >50
Microhabitat: Nest in litter under stone 4" deep, at edge of oak and juniper canopies in partial shade. Moderately dense grass and about 1" litter present.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.41. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.41. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.