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  • Entomology 661904 MCZ Entomology
  • Prenolepis imparis
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chiricahua Mountains, West Turkey Creek 9.8 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 181 on FSR 41.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 7-28-93
Identifications
Prenolepis imparis (Say, 1836)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Plagiolepidini Prenolepis imparis
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1993-07-28
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 9.8 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 181 on FSR 41.
General Habitat: Chihuahua Pine-Juniper-Silverleaf Oak forest 40-80' tall on gentle slopes surrounding creek.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6100 to 6100 ft
Collecting Date: 7-28-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Mature colony: Sexuals and sexual brood present. Also under rock: Liometopum sp. And Solenopsis (D.) sp. (Rustler Pk. Form).
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3867
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >20
Microhabitat: Under rock in light shade 5m. from stream. Grassy spot, 1" litter.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.61. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.61. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.