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  • Entomology 661921 MCZ Entomology
  • Trachymyrmex arizonensis
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chiricahua Mountains, 2.3 mi. W. Southwestern Research Station on FSR 42
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 8-5-93
Identifications
Trachymyrmex arizonensis (Wheeler, W.M., 1907)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Attini Trachymyrmex arizonensis
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1993-08-05
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, 2.3 mi. W. Southwestern Research Station on FSR 42
General Habitat: Juniper-Oak (Q. grisea-Q. emoryi)-Pinyon forest 15-30' tall on E. facing slope. Rocky gravelly soil. Sparsegrass + 1" litter present.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6000 to 6000 ft
Collecting Date: 8-5-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Queens had tiny garden and no visible brood.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3928
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 3
Microhabitat: Pleometric group of 4 queens under rock in partial shade, by gully. Sparse grass, 1" litter present. 4" deep in sandy soil.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.76. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.76. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.