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  • Entomology 678009 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmecocystus mendax
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Mesilla Park, Las Cruces
  • North America: United States: New Mexico: Doña Ana
  • 12-VII (1700-07-12 - 2014-07-08)
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: New Mexico
County: Doña Ana
Specific Locality: Mesilla Park, Las Cruces
Verbatim Locality: Mesilla Park; N. Mex.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 12-VII (1700-07-12 - 2014-07-08)
Collectors
Joseph C. Bequaert
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
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