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  • Entomology 662751 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmecocystus koso
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 3.0km south Wildrose Peak
  • North America: United States: California: Inyo
  • 23.iii.2007 (2007-03-23)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Myrmecocystus koso Snelling, R.R., 1976
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Myrmecocystus koso
Identified by Philip S. Ward
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: California
County: Inyo
Specific Locality: 3.0km south Wildrose Peak
Verbatim Locality: USA CA Inyo Co.: 3.0km S Wildrose Peak
General Habitat: pine-juniper woodland
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 2100 to 2100 m
Coordinates: 36° 14.9´ N 117° 4.7´ W (Datum: unknown)
Philip S. Ward; 2007-03-23; Source: unknown
Verbatim Coordinates: 36°14.9'N 117°04.7'W
Collecting Date: 23.iii.2007 (2007-03-23)
Collectors
Philip S. Ward
Identifiers
collector number: 15850
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 3
caste=worker determined by=Philip S. Ward
Microhabitat: ground nest