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  • Entomology 678043 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmecocystus mendax
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Cochise Co. 1 km W of Portal, Cave Creek Ranch
  • North America: United States: Arizona
  • 5 July 1977
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Myrmecocystus mendax Wheeler, W.M., 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Myrmecocystus mendax
Identified by Gary D. Alpert on 2016-04-22
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Gary D. Alpert
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
Specific Locality: Cochise Co. 1 km W of Portal, Cave Creek Ranch
Verbatim Locality: 5 July 1977, desert coll. Gary D. Alpert; 7/5/1977 ARIZONA: Cochise Co. 1 km W of Portal, Cave Creek Ranch ARIZONA: Cochise Co. 1,700 desert
General Habitat: desert
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1700 to 1700 ft
Coordinates: 31.908713° -109.149313° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 4386 m
Evan Hoki; 2016-08-18; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 5 July 1977
Collectors
Gary D. Alpert
Preparators
Gary D. Alpert
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: