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  • Entomology 662350 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole soritis
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chiricahua Mountains, 0.6 mi. NE Jct. FSR74 on FSR74E. Rucker Canyon.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 7-21-92
Identifications
Pheidole soritis Wheeler, W.M., 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole soritis
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, 0.6 mi. NE Jct. FSR74 on FSR74E. Rucker Canyon.
General Habitat: Open Jumiper,Chihuahua Pine, Quercus emoryi, Q, grisea forest with grassy understory and numerous gaps in creek valley on gentle slope.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5500 to 5500 ft
Collecting Date: 7-21-92
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3284
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >20
Microhabitat: Under rock in partial shade at edge of gap. Fine sandy soil. Grassy-herbaceous vegetation moderately abundant. Almost no litter present. Seeds present in nest. Winged queens (only) present
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 7, pg.27. Scanned on 2014-09-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 7, pg.27. Scanned on 2014-09-03; hard copy may have been updated.