Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)
of the unnecessary replacement name Dolichoderus wheeleriella: Smith, 1951c PDF
See also: Wheeler, G.
Distribution: Geographic regions
(According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists): Americas: Canada
, United States Biogeographic regions
(According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists): Nearctic
Statewide but sporadic
Fens, prairies, glades and wooded glade edges. Nests cryptic in soil among plant roots, occasionally with a domelike mound of plant fragments.
Specimen Habitat Summary
Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in mouse burrow entrance, 1 times found in next to Pinus palustris, 1 times found in Orchard, 1 times found in Pinus strobus forest, 1 times found in Prairie, 1 times found in Shore rocks, 1 times found in heath.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times pine and oak, 1 times mound nest, 1 times In grass clumps, 1 times in glenmora thached nest.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Pitfall trap.
Elevations: collected from 90 - 777 meters, 365 meters average
Type specimens: syntype of Dolichoderus taschenbergi: casent0902961; syntype of Dolichoderus taschenbergi wheeleriella: casent0909457; syntype of Hypoclinea taschenbergi: casent0915568
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