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  • Entomology 519620 MCZ Entomology
  • Pogonomyrmex occidentalis
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Gila NF, FS road 119
  • North America: United States: New Mexico: Catron
  • 10-VIII-2002 (2002-08-10)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Pogonomyrmex occidentalis (Cresson, 1865)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Myrmicini Pogonomyrmex occidentalis
Identified by David Lubertazzi on 2006-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: New Mexico
County: Catron
Specific Locality: Gila NF, FS road 119
Verbatim Locality: New Mexico, Catron Co Gila NF, FS road 119 N33:47:16, W108:57:25 10-VIII-2002 7200’ David Lubertazzi 1066 open Ponderosa pine stand, pebble nest mound in grassy area Pogonomyrmex occidentalis (Cresson) det. David Lubertazzi 2006
General Habitat: open Ponderosa pine stand
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7200 to 7200 ft
Coordinates: 33° 47´ 16´´ N 108° 57´ 25´´ W (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 2 km
David Lubertazzi; 2002-08-10; Source: GPS
Collecting Date: 10-VIII-2002 (2002-08-10)
David Lubertazzi
David Lubertazzi
collector number: DL01066
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined by=David Lubertazzi
Microhabitat: pebble nest mound in grassy area