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  • Entomology 528044 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmica americana
  • whole animal (pointed); whole animal (pointed)
  • Colorado Springs
  • North America: United States: Colorado: El Paso
  • Aug 12.02 (1902-08-12)
Myrmica americana Weber, 1939
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica americana
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 2014-05-27
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by W. M. Wheeler
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: El Paso
Specific Locality: Colorado Springs
Verbatim Locality: Cheyenne Creek Colo Springs, Colo.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: Aug 12.02 (1902-08-12)
Collecting Event Remarks: Cheyenne Creek
William Morton Wheeler
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2016-03-09 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=queen determined date=2016-03-09 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins remark=unsure of caste
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