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  • Entomology 661930 MCZ Entomology
  • Temnothorax neomexicanus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 0.7 mi. W. Jct. Rt. 80 on Rt. 533 (NM 533).
  • North America: United States: New Mexico: Hidalgo
  • 8-9-93
Identifications
Temnothorax neomexicanus (Wheeler, W.M., 1903)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Temnothorax neomexicanus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1993-08-09
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: New Mexico
County: Hidalgo
Specific Locality: 0.7 mi. W. Jct. Rt. 80 on Rt. 533 (NM 533).
General Habitat: Open grazed desert with scattered mesquite + Ephedra + Agave.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 4250 to 4250 ft
Collecting Date: 8-9-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Worker brood only.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3939
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection <10
Microhabitat: Cryptic nest in grass clump in shade of 2 m. tall mesquite canopy. Fine soil.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.79. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.79. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.