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  • Entomology 662363 MCZ Entomology
  • Pogonomyrmex sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 0.5 mi. S. Hidalgo Co. Line on NM 81.
  • North America: United States: New Mexico: Hidalgo
  • 8-8-90
Identifications
Pogonomyrmex sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Myrmicini Pogonomyrmex
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: 0.5 mi. S. Hidalgo Co. Line on NM 81.
General Habitat: Open, sparsely grassy desert.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 4300 to 4300 ft
Collecting Date: 8-8-90
Collecting Event Remarks: Belong to at least 2 spp., but only active Pogo in area was P. barbatus, which was carting off males as prey. Males also under other cow turds in area. Found ~ 10:00 AM (2 vials).
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 2591
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 13
Microhabitat: Under cow turd by the hundreds.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 5, pg.82. Scanned on 2014-08-29; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 5, pg.82. Scanned on 2014-08-29; hard copy may have been updated.