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  • Entomology 662346 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole californica
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 1/2 mi. E. State Line Rd. on Portal Rd. (NM 533)
  • North America: United States: New Mexico: Hidalgo
  • 8-5-90
Identifications
Pheidole californica Mayr, 1870
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole californica
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
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: 1/2 mi. E. State Line Rd. on Portal Rd. (NM 533)
Verbatim Locality: 1/2 mi. E. State Line Rd. on Portal Rd. (NM 533) Hidalgo Co., N. Mexico
General Habitat: Wet desert with scattered Mormon Tea
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 4250 to 4250 ft
Collecting Date: 8-5-90
Collecting Event Remarks: Foraging with truck trails, after rain soldiers not seen outside nest. Entrance very inconspicuous.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 2546
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 3
Microhabitat: Fine Soil.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 5, pg.72. Scanned on 2014-08-29; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 5, pg.72. Scanned on 2014-08-29; hard copy may have been updated.