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  • Entomology 678044 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmecocystus mendax
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 2 km NE of Portal, on foothill road to San Simon
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 13.vii.1976 (1976-07-13)
  • 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 2014-06-30
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
County: Cochise
Specific Locality: 2 km NE of Portal, on foothill road to San Simon
Verbatim Locality: USA: Arizona , Cochise Co. 2 km NE of Portal on foothill road to San Simon 13.vii.1976, coll. Gary D. Alpert; desert,
General Habitat: desert
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1500 to 1500 ft
Coordinates: 31.926448° -109.126434° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 4257 m
Evan Hoki; 2016-08-18; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 13.vii.1976 (1976-07-13)
Collectors
Gary D. Alpert
Preparators
Monica Mowery
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: Specimen Notes: study area # 1b
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