MCZ Entomology 35272

Temnothorax nitens (Emery, 1895)

Holotype of Leptothorax melinus

Date Collected:

1994-08-06

North America: United States: New Mexico: Socorro | Beartrap Canyon, 42.7 km, 133 degrees from Datil

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Current Identification
Temnothorax nitens (Emery, 1895)
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Aculeata Formicoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae
Determiner: Philip S. Ward on 2005-12-31
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Previous Identification
Leptothorax melinus Mackay, W.P., 2000
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Aculeata Formicoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae
Determiner: William P. MackayORCID iD icon in 2000
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Verbatim: (bottom specimen) Leptothorax melinus Mackay

  • collector number: 16889
  • type number: 35272

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2 History

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  • Holotype

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • New Mexico
  • County:
  • Socorro
  • Specific Locality:
  • Beartrap Canyon, 42.7 km, 133 degrees from Datil
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • NM, Socorro Co., Beartrap; Cyn. 42.7K 133° Datil 2286 meters #16889; 33°50'13.0" 104 34' 04.5" nest under log
  • Elevation:
  • 2286 m
  • Habitat Description:
  • nest under log
  • Microhabitat:
  • Nest under log
  • Georeference:
  • 33.8369444°, -107.56791° (Error radius: Not Specified) By: William P. Mackay on 2014-10-08 (Source: collection label)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (33° 50′ 13″ N  107° 34′ 5″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1994-08-06
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 6-viii-1994
  • Collecting Event/Field Number:
  • 16889 (Mackay of William P. Mackay)
  • Collector:
  • William P. MackayORCID iD icon

  • None

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