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  • Entomology 661908 MCZ Entomology
  • Temnothorax sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chiricahua Mountains, Tex Canyon. , 8.9 mi. NW Jct. Rt. 80 on FSR 74.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 7-31-93
Identifications
Temnothorax sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Temnothorax
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, Tex Canyon. , 8.9 mi. NW Jct. Rt. 80 on FSR 74.
General Habitat: Broken grazed woodland (25-35' tall) banks of wash. Emory Oak-Q. grisea-Mexican Blue Oak-Juniper. Fine sandy soil with some rocks.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5250 to 5250 ft
Collecting Date: 7-31-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Complete monogynous colony, no sexual brood.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3882
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >20
Microhabitat: In soil 1 cm. wide between 2 rocks in light shade. 2" litter and sparse grass present. Rich sandy soil.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.65. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.65. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.