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  • Entomology 678023 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmecocystus mendax
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Fenner Canyon, So. Catalina Mts
  • North America: United States: Arizona
  • March 9, 19 (1919-03-09)
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
Specific Locality: Fenner Canyon, So. Catalina Mts
Verbatim Locality: Fenner Canyon, So. Catalina Mts. Ariz; 3000ft
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 3000 to 3000 ft
Collecting Date: March 9, 19 (1919-03-09)
Collectors
William Morton Wheeler
Preparators
Monica Mowery
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 3
caste=worker determined date=2016-03-08 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
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