MCZ Kronosaurus Logo

MCZBASE:The Database of the Zoological Collections

Museum of Comparative Zoology - Harvard University

  • Entomology 662027 MCZ Entomology
  • Dolopomyrmex pilatus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chiricahua Mountains. 0.8 miles NW Junction FSR 42 on FsR 42B.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 8-9-07
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Dolopomyrmex pilatus Cover & Deyrup, 2004
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Dolopomyrmex pilatus
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. 0.8 miles NW Junction FSR 42 on FsR 42B.
Verbatim Locality: Arizona: Cochise Co. Chiricahua Mtns. 0.8 miles NW Junction FSR 42 on FsR 42B.
General Habitat: Broad wash dominated by Mesquite, Acacia, + Parthenium.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 4950 to 4950 ft
Coordinates: 31° 55.27´ N 109° 9.72´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2007-08-09; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 8-9-07
Collecting Event Remarks: Substantial colony fragment containing alate females, males and workers. Forelius nest in open gap between mesquites.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7589
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.80
Microhabitat: Subterranean nest 10-30 cm. deep found while excavating a small Forelius nest. Hard-packed gravelly sand.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.73. Scanned on 2014-11-25; hard copy may have been updated.

text (text/html)
Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.73. Scanned on 2014-11-25; hard copy may have been updated.