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  • Entomology 677985 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmecocystus mendax
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Oracle
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Pinal
  • July 25-17 (1917-07-25)
Identifications
Myrmecocystus mendax Wheeler, W.M., 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Myrmecocystus mendax
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 2014-06-30
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by W. M. Wheeler
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Pinal
Specific Locality: Oracle
Verbatim Locality: Oracle, Ariz. 4500ft
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 4500 to 4500 ft
Collecting Date: July 25-17 (1917-07-25)
Collectors
William Morton Wheeler
Preparators
Monica Mowery
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2016-03-08 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
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