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  • Entomology 584800 MCZ Entomology
  • Temnothorax neomexicanus
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 26.5 mi. E. Jct. I-25 on Rt. 120. East rim of Canadian River Canyon.
  • North America: United States: New Mexico: Harding
  • 7-16-95
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Temnothorax neomexicanus (Wheeler, W.M., 1903)
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Temnothorax neomexicanus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1996-10-01
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: New Mexico
County: Harding
Specific Locality: 26.5 mi. E. Jct. I-25 on Rt. 120. East rim of Canadian River Canyon.
General Habitat: Open Juniper-Scrub Oak-Pinyon woodland with scattered Ponderosa Pine to 25', located on sandstone outcrop.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5450 to 5450 ft
Coordinates: 35.95997° -104.327232° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 32778 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 50; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Medium; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 1]
Collecting Date: 7-16-95
Collecting Event Remarks: Complete colony.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4549
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 2
caste=worker determined by=Stefan P. Cover
Microhabitat: Nest under rock (about 3" deep total) in partial shade of several 20-25' tall Ponderosa Pines. Sparse grassy-herbaceous vegetation 1-2" litter. Sand with many rocks.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.9. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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