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  • Entomology 22738 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmecocystus mimicus
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Myrmecocystus melliger mimicus
  • Albuquerque
  • North America: United States: New Mexico: Bernalillo
  • May 1905 (1905-05-01 - 1905-05-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Myrmecocystus mimicus Wheeler, W.M., 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Myrmecocystus mimicus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2014-07-28
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Myrmecocystus melliger mimicus Wheeler
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Myrmecocystus melliger mimicus
Identified by Wheeler on 2012-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: ; Determination year is a proxy for unknown data. It will be updated when year is known Determinations made by Wheeler
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: New Mexico
County: Bernalillo
Specific Locality: Albuquerque
Verbatim Locality: Albuquerque, N. Mex.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 35.084491° -106.651137° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 23005 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 87; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: High; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 1]
Collecting Date: May 1905 (1905-05-01 - 1905-05-31)
Collectors
William Morton Wheeler
Identifiers
type number: 22738
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative unknown 3
caste=worker determined date=2016-03-08 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Labels: Albuquerque, N. Mex. May 1905; W.M. Wheeler Coll.; MCZ Type 22738; Cotypes M. melliger mimicus Wheeler 1908 det Snelling
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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.94