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  • Entomology 677994 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmecocystus mendax
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Santa Catalina Mountains, Sabino Basin
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Pima
  • July 8-20, '16 (1916-07-08 - 1916-07-20)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Myrmecocystus mendax Wheeler, W.M., 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Myrmecocystus mendax
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2014-06-30
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Pima
Specific Locality: Santa Catalina Mountains, Sabino Basin
Verbatim Locality: Sabino Basin, St. Catalina Mts; Ariz.; 32°22'N; 110°46.5'W; About 3800ft
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 3800 to 3800 ft
Coordinates: 32° 22´ N 110° 46.5´ W (Datum: unknown)
MCZ Staff; 2014-10-07; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: July 8-20, '16 (1916-07-08 - 1916-07-20)
Collectors
William Morton Wheeler
Preparators
Monica Mowery
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined date=2016-03-08 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Share with Clark and A.N.S.P.
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