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  • Entomology 21700 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmecocystus testaceus
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Paralectotype of Myrmecocystus mexicanus mojave
    Syntype of Myrmecocystus mexicanus mojave
  • Ontario
  • North America: United States: California: San Bernardino
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1908-12-31)
Identifications
Myrmecocystus testaceus Emery, 1893
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Myrmecocystus testaceus
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Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Myrmecocystus mexicanus mojave Wheeler, 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Myrmecocystus mexicanus mojave
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1908-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Verbatim: subsp. mojave Wheeler
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A revision of the honey ants, genus Myrmecocystus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)
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A revision of the honey ants, genus Myrmecocystus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: California
County: San Bernardino
Specific Locality: Ontario
Verbatim Locality: Ontario; Cala
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1908-12-31)
Collectors
J. Chester Bradley
Identifiers
type number: 21700
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 3
caste=worker determined date=2016-03-09 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Type
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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.77

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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.77