MCZ Kronosaurus Logo

MCZBASE:The Database of the Zoological Collections

Museum of Comparative Zoology - Harvard University

  • Entomology 675843 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmecocystus mimicus
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 1 km E Cave Creek Ranch, Portal
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 22 June 1977
  • BerkeleyMapper
Myrmecocystus mimicus Wheeler, W.M., 1908
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Myrmecocystus mimicus
Identified by Gary D. Alpert on 2014-05-23
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Gary D. Alpert
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Cochise
Specific Locality: 1 km E Cave Creek Ranch, Portal
Verbatim Locality: 22 June 1977, desert coll. Gary D. Alpert; 6/22/1977 ARIZONA: Cochise Co. 1 km E Cave Creek Ranch, Portal ARIZONA: Cochise Co. 1,550 desert
General Habitat: desert
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1550 to 1550 ft
Coordinates: 31.972377° -109.050995° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 1661 m
Evan Hoki; 2016-08-18; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 22 June 1977
Gary D. Alpert
Monica Mowery
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: Specimen Notes: thick mesquite area