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  • Entomology 676316 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole desertorum
  • whole animal (pointed); whole animal (pointed)
  • Chiricahua Mtns, 4.0mi WNW Jct FSR 42 on FSR42B
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 28-VII-1991 (1991-07-28)
Identifications
Pheidole desertorum Wheeler, W.M., 1906
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole desertorum
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2014-06-02
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, 4.0mi WNW Jct FSR 42 on FSR42B
Verbatim Locality: Chiricahua Mtns, 4 mi WNW Jct FSR42 on FSR42B, 28-VII-1991. SPCover
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5550 to 5550 ft
Collecting Date: 28-VII-1991 (1991-07-28)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Preparators
Monica Mowery
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 2964
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=major determined date=2016-04-12 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=minor determined date=2016-04-12 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
Microhabitat: grazed grassy, herbaceous meadow, around wash with scattered junipers and Mex Blue oaks, under stone in open
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 6, pg.59. Scanned on 2014-08-29; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 6, pg.59. Scanned on 2014-08-29; hard copy may have been updated.