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  • Entomology 678159 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmecocystus placodops
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Giant Cactus Room, Catalina Mtns. Tuscon and vic. Ariz
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Pima
  • 22-II-37 (1937-02-22)
Identifications
Myrmecocystus placodops Forel, 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Myrmecocystus placodops
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 2014-07-01
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
County: Pima
Specific Locality: Giant Cactus Room, Catalina Mtns. Tuscon and vic. Ariz
Verbatim Locality: Giant Cactus Reem, Catalina Mtns; Tuscon and vic. Ariz
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 22-II-37 (1937-02-22)
Collectors
William Morton Wheeler
Preparators
Monica Mowery
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 3
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