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  • Entomology 661962 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole ceres
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 15.0 mi. W. Jct. Co. Rd. 5 on Co. Rd. 68.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Yavapai
  • 10-18-06
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Pheidole ceres Wheeler, W.M., 1904
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole ceres
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2006-10-18
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Yavapai
Specific Locality: 15.0 mi. W. Jct. Co. Rd. 5 on Co. Rd. 68.
General Habitat: Open Ponderosa Pine, Gambel Oak, Emory Oak forest to 50' tall on gentle N-facing slopes, with Manzanita in gaps.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5750 to 5750 ft
Coordinates: 34° 48.67´ N 112° 46.8´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2006-10-18; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 10-18-06
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7503
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection <40
Remarks: Seeds in separate vial.
Microhabitat: Under rock in partial shade at edge of Manzanita gap. Gravelly coarse sand. Sparse groundcover. No litter.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.55. Scanned on 2014-11-25; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.55. Scanned on 2014-11-25; hard copy may have been updated.