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Species: Myrmica fracticornis   Forel, 1901 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Myrmica lobicornis var. fracticornis Forel, 1901j PDF: 371 (in text) (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Myrmica rubra scabrinodis fracticornis Emery, 1895d PDF: 313; unavailable name.].


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Canada, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in conifer forest, 8 times found in Aspen forest, 3 times found in ponderosa pine woodland, 2 times found in pine/aspen woodland, 7 times found in Mixed montane forest, 4 times found in lodgepole pine forest, 3 times found in shrub steppe, 2 times found in douglas fir forest, 5 times found in Meadow, 5 times found in Pasture, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 29 times under stone, 35 times under rock, 4 times under dead wood, 3 times foragers, 2 times nest under stone, 1 times nuptial flight, emerging from ground, 1 times nest under cow dung, 1 times nest under rock, 1 times nest under dead wood, 1 times nest in dead wood, 1 times ex sifted litter, dead wood, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 40 times search, 4 times Davis sifter, 1 times hand collected, 1 times Pitfall, 1 times sweep sample.

Elevations: collected from 72 - 3350 meters, 2253 meters average

Type specimens: paratype of Myrmica rubra scabrinodis fracticornis: casent0904076

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