Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)
Aphaenogaster boulderensis Smith, 1941 PDF: 120 (w.)
U.S.A. Nearctic. Primary type information: Sentinel Island (as Horseshoe Island), Lake Mead [36°03′N 114°45′W], Nevada (V. M. Tanner); FMNHINS0000062660; NMNH. AntCat AntWiki HOL
Distribution: Geographic regions
(According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists): Americas: United States Biogeographic regions
(According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists): Nearctic
Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)
Specimen Habitat Summary
Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Cactus- yucca desert, 2 times found in sagebrush, 1 times found in desert canyon wall, 1 times found in sagebrush scrub.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times nocturnal foragers, 1 times under stone, 1 times ground forager(s).
Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times search, 1 times direct collection.
Elevations: collected from 350 - 1676 meters, 1339 meters average
Type specimens: Holotype: fmnhins0000062660; Paratype: fmnhins0000062700, fmnhins0000077013, fmnhins0000083008, fmnhins0000083009, fmnhins0000083010
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