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  • Entomology 662056 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole sciophila
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Pajarito Mountains. 11.1 miles W. Junction Rt. 289 on FSR 39 (2.0 miles W. Junction. Sycamore Canyonon FSR 39).
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Santa Cruz
  • 8-14-07
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Pheidole sciophila Wheeler, W.M., 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole sciophila
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: Pajarito Mountains. 11.1 miles W. Junction Rt. 289 on FSR 39 (2.0 miles W. Junction. Sycamore Canyonon FSR 39).
Verbatim Locality: Arizona: Santa Cruz Co. Pajarito Mtns. 11.1 mi. W. Jct. Rt. 289 on FSR 39 (2.0 mi. W. Jct. Sycamore Canyon FSR 39).
General Habitat: Mexican Blue Oak-Emory Oak savanna to 20' tall on grassy rocks S-facing slope.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 4300 to 4300 ft
Coordinates: 31° 27.51´ N 111° 11.83´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2007-08-14; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 8-14-07
Collecting Event Remarks: ~100 ants.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7630
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.20
Microhabitat: Under rock in partial shade. Moderate groundcover. Humusy sand.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.81. Scanned on 2014-11-25; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.81. Scanned on 2014-11-25; hard copy may have been updated.