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  • Entomology 662358 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmecocystus sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chiricahua Mtns. Cave Creek Canyon. Southwestern Research Station.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 6-5-86
Identifications
Myrmecocystus sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Myrmecocystus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2005-02-28
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 Mtns. Cave Creek Canyon. Southwestern Research Station.
General Habitat: Open Washbank near Station.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5400 to 5400 ft
Collecting Date: 6-5-86
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 804
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >25
Microhabitat: Soil nest, sunny spot.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 2, pg.28. Scanned on 2014-08-13; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 2, pg.28. Scanned on 2014-08-13; hard copy may have been updated.