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  • Entomology 662039 MCZ Entomology
  • Solenopsis xyloni
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • San Rafael Valley. Junction FSR 765 + FSR 58.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Santa Cruz
  • 8-13-07
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Solenopsis xyloni McCook, 1879
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis xyloni
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: Santa Cruz
Specific Locality: San Rafael Valley. Junction FSR 765 + FSR 58.
Verbatim Locality: Arizona: Santa Cruz Co. San Rafael Valley. Jct. FSR 765 + FSR 58.
General Habitat: Grazed desert grassland.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5100 to 5100 ft
Coordinates: 31° 27.3´ N 110° 39.06´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2007-08-13; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 8-13-07
Collecting Event Remarks: ~5000 ants. Dark form.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7603
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection <50
Microhabitat: Small mound excavated soil around grass clump. Sand with clay. Sparse grassy-herb. veg.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.76. Scanned on 2014-11-25; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.76. Scanned on 2014-11-25; hard copy may have been updated.