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  • Entomology 661894 MCZ Entomology
  • Solenopsis sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chiricahua Mtns. , West Turkey Creek, 8.6 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 181 on FSR 41.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 7-28-93
Identifications
Solenopsis sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis
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 Mtns. , West Turkey Creek, 8.6 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 181 on FSR 41.
General Habitat: Broken creek valley forest within 20 m. of streambed. Chihuahua Pine-Ponderosa Pine-Juniper 20-45' tall, Willows to 15' tall at stream.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5850 to 5850 ft
Collecting Date: 7-28-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Looks like Rustle Park form. Many more males than winged queens.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3844
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >50
Microhabitat: Under rock in partial shade 3 m. from creek in rocky area. Sandy soil.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.56. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.56. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.