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  • Entomology 21702 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmecocystus yuma
  • whole animal (pinned)
  •    Syntype of Myrmecocystus yuma
  • Yuma
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Yuma
  • Nov. 26 1910
Identifications
Myrmecocystus yuma Wheeler, W.M., 1912
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Myrmecocystus yuma
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1912-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Wheeler 1912, Page 176, Syntype of Myrmecocystus yuma

Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Yuma
Specific Locality: Yuma
Verbatim Locality: Yuma Ariz
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: Nov. 26 1910
Collectors
William Morton Wheeler
Identifiers
type number: 21702
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) good, tentative unknown 1
caste=worker determined date=2016-03-09 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Labels: Yuma Ariz Nov. 26 1910 Wheeler; MCZ Type 21702; type series Myrmecocystus yuma Wheeler; Syntype Myrmecocystus yuma Wheeler
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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.77

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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.77