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  • Entomology 672843 MCZ Entomology
  • Veromessor lobognathus
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Owl Canyon
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Larimer
  • VII-22-52 (1952-07-22)
Identifications
Veromessor lobognathus (Andrews, 1916)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Veromessor lobognathus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2016-07-20
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Veromessor lobognathus (Andrews, 1916)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Veromessor lobognathus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2016-07-20
Nature of ID: ID based on molecular data
Messor lobognathus Andrews, 1916
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Messor lobognathus
Identified by Roy R. Snelling on 2014-03-10
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by R. R. Snelling
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: Larimer
Specific Locality: Owl Canyon
Verbatim Locality: Owl Canyon, Colo. 5700' under rock, pinyon-cedar woodl.
General Habitat: pinyon-cedar woodland
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5700 to 5700 ft
Collecting Date: VII-22-52 (1952-07-22)
Collectors
Robert E. Gregg
Preparators
Monica Mowery
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: Owl Canyon, Colo. 5700' under rock, pinyon-cedar woodl. VII-22-52; R. Gregg; Veromessor lobognathus (Andrews); MESSOR lobognathus Andrew, 1916 det. RRSnelling
Microhabitat: under rock