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  • Entomology 661899 MCZ Entomology
  • Crematogaster sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chiricahua Mountains, West Turkey Creek. 9.1 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 181 on FSR 41.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 7-28-93
Identifications
Crematogaster sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Crematogastrini Crematogaster
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, West Turkey Creek. 9.1 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 181 on FSR 41.
General Habitat: Mixed creek valley forest 40-70' tall with Ponderosa Pine-Chihuahua Pine-Juniper-Silverleaf and Emory Oaks. Fine sandy soil with some rocks
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5900 to 5900 ft
Collecting Date: 7-28-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Males present. Large colony, > 5000 ants I estimate.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3853
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >15
Microhabitat: Under stone in sun, in sparsely grassy opening.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.58. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.58. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.