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  • Entomology 672886 MCZ Entomology
  • Veromessor pergandei
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Beatty
  • North America: United States: Nevada: Nye
  • viii.5.52 (1952-08-05)
Identifications
Veromessor pergandei (Mayr, 1886)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Veromessor pergandei
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2016-07-20
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Messor pergandei (Mayr, 1886)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Messor pergandei
Identified by Snelling on 2014-03-13
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Snelling
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Nevada
County: Nye
Specific Locality: Beatty
Verbatim Locality: Beatty, Nev. 4000'; desert
General Habitat: desert
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 4000 to 4000 ft
Collecting Date: viii.5.52 (1952-08-05)
Collectors
Edward Osborne Wilson
Preparators
Monica Mowery
Identifiers
collector number: C-32
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2016-03-02 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Labels:
Microhabitat: large crater surrounded by chaff
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