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  • Entomology 552131 MCZ Entomology
  • Temnothorax rugatulus
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Wet Mountains. , 5.9 mi. S. (Elm Ave) Canon City, Colorado on FSR 143
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Fremont
  • 7-17-94
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Identifications
Temnothorax rugatulus (Emery, 1895)
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Temnothorax rugatulus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1994-07-17
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: Fremont
Specific Locality: Wet Mountains. , 5.9 mi. S. (Elm Ave) Canon City, Colorado on FSR 143
General Habitat: Small roadside pulloff. Pinyon-Ponderosa Pine-Gambel Oak woodland in dry, rocky creek valley. Ponderosas to 40', everything else to 20'.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6200 to 6200 ft
Coordinates: 40.268084° -104.783858° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 8988 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 78; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: High; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 2]
Collecting Date: 7-17-94
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4131
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 2
caste=worker determined by=Stefan P. Cover
Remarks: No sexuals, <40 workers, monogynous.
Microhabitat: Superficial nest in litter under rock in shade of 5 m. Pinyon on side of dry creek valley. 1" litter + sparse grass present.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.21. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.21. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.