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Species: Odontomachus clarus   Roger, 1861 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Odontomachus clarus Roger, 1861a PDF: 26 (w.) U.S.A. (Texas). Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Revived status as species: Taylor & Wilson, 1962 PDF: 142; Brown, 1976a: 136.
Senior synonym of Odontomachus clarionensis: Taylor & Wilson, 1962 PDF: 142; of Odontomachus coninodis, Odontomachus desertorum: Brown, 1976a: 103; of Odontomachus texana: Wheeler, 1902g PDF: 26.


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

Distribution Notes:

collected from the Chiricahua Mtns, Cochise Co.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in oak-pine-juniper woodland, 4 times found in oak-juniper-pinyon woodland, 3 times found in xerophyl scrub, 3 times found in agricultural zone, 1 times found in cedar scrub, 2 times found in oak-juniper woodland, 3 times found in Roadside meadow, 2 times found in live oak woodland, 1 times found in pine oak forest, 2 times found in mesquite woodland, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times under stone, 7 times under rock, 2 times ex rotten log, 1 times nest under stone, 1 times under rock in grassy area, 2 times under boulder, 1 times in rotting wood, 1 times ground nest, 1 times Base of tree, 1 times under log, 1 times strays, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 7 times direct collection, 7 times pitfall, 3 times Search, 4 times malaise trap, 1 times hand collected, 2 times hand collecting, 2 times general collecting, 2 times pitfall trap, 1 times blacklight, 1 times honey bait, 1 times mercury vapor lamp, ...

Elevations: collected from 90 - 2188 meters, 1162 meters average

Type specimens:

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