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  • Entomology 522067 MCZ Entomology
  • Temnothorax obturator
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Syntype of Leptothorax obturator
  • Austin
  • North America: United States: Texas: Travis
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1903-12-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Temnothorax obturator (Wheeler, W.M., 1903)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Temnothorax obturator
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2014-07-08
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Leptothorax obturator Wheeler 1903
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Leptothorax obturator
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1903-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Wheeler 1903, Page 249, Syntype of Leptothorax obturator

 
A revision of the North American ants of the genus Leptothorax Mayr.
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Media Details
A revision of the North American ants of the genus Leptothorax Mayr.
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Texas
County: Travis
Specific Locality: Austin
Verbatim Locality: Austin Texas
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 30.295615° -97.752674° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 22592 m
Taylor Tai; 2017-05-12; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1903-12-31)
Collectors
[no agent data]
Identifiers
type number: 22784
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative unknown 1
Remarks: Labels: Austin Texas In galls; Cotype No AMNH; MCZ cotype; Syntypes Leptothorax obturator Wheeler
Microhabitat: in galls