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  • Entomology 23781 MCZ Entomology
  • Temnothorax politus
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Macromischa polita
  • 4 miles up Santa Cruz River from Tucson
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Pima
  • 9-13-38
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Temnothorax politus (Smith, M.R., 1939)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Temnothorax politus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2014-07-08
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Macromischa polita M. R. Smith 1939
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Macromischa polita
Identified by Marion R. Smith on 1939-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Smith 1939, Page 506, Syntype of Macromischa polita

Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Pima
Specific Locality: 4 miles up Santa Cruz River from Tucson
Verbatim Locality: 4 mi up Sta Cruz Riv. from Tucson Ariz
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 32.501307° -111.349449° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3036 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 43; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 2]
Collecting Date: 9-13-38
Collectors
Robert G. Wesson
Identifiers
type number: 23781
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative on loan 2
caste=worker determined date=2015-09-23 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Labels: 4 mi up Sta Cruz Riv. from Tucson Ariz 9-13-38 R.G. Wesson 6i j; No. 53249 USNM cotype; MCZ Paratype 23781; Macromischa polita M. R. Smith
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