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Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in coastal pine savanna, 10 times found in open longleaf pine forest, 9 times found in nest in soil in foredunes, 7 times found in nest in sand, 6 times found in along transect in grassy area by highway edge, nest in soil, 5 times found in in relic dune scrub, 4 times found in open park like setting in longleaf pine/hardwood forest in soil, 4 times found in oak/pine scrub, 3 times found in sandy, vacant lot, 3 times found in in sand dunes along roadside, ...
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 12 times ground nest, 7 times soil, 7 times ground forager, 2 times soil and litter, 1 times irregular nest in sand.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 7 times direct collection, 5 times Lindgren funnel baited with Typosan, 3 times Berlese funnel, 0 times Lindgren funnel baited with Typosan and alpha pinene, 1 times pitfall trap.
Elevations: collected from 5 - 250 meters, 164 meters average