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  • Entomology 561129 MCZ Entomology
  • Aphaenogaster texana
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Chiricahua Mountains, Cave Creek Canyon, Southwestern Research Station
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 7-29-93
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Identifications
Aphaenogaster texana Wheeler, W.M., 1915
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Aphaenogaster texana
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1993-07-29
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Cochise
Specific Locality: Chiricahua Mountains, Cave Creek Canyon, Southwestern Research Station
Verbatim Locality: Chiricahua Mountains. Cave Creek Canyon. Southwestern Research Station.
General Habitat: Cottonwood-Sycamore-Boxelder-Willow streamside forest 30-80' tall behind lab building.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5400 to 5400 ft
Coordinates: 31° 53´ N 109° 12.38´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2000-08-26; Source: no reference data
Collecting Date: 7-29-93
Collecting Event Remarks: No sexual brood.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3868
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 2
caste=worker determined by=Stefan P. Cover
Microhabitat: Under rock in light shade. Grassy area with 2" litter.
Media
 
Media of type text, Entomology 561127;561128;561130;561126;561129;650612;588708;661905. Description:Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.62. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.62. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.