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Species: Pogonomyrmex anzensis   Cole, 1968 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pogonomyrmex (Pogonomyrmex) anzensis Cole, 1968: 87, pl. 3, fig. 13; pl. 4, fig. 11; pl. 6, fig. 12; pl. 7, fig. 15 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


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

Distribution Notes:

Endemic to California.

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in cactus scrub, 2 times found in on barren rocky slope, 1 times found in Sparse Creosote, Encelia farinosa, Erigonum inflatum, Ambrosia dumosa., 1 times found in on rocky slope, 1 times found in Rocky slope, 1 times found in Sonoran desert.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times small nest in rocks, 1 times Nest w/3 entr. + small chaff pile on bare slope. No crater. VERY rocky., 1 times nest on boulder slope, small nest, 1 times ground nest, inconspicuous nest entrance, no pebbles, some old chaff near nest e.

Elevations: collected from 100 - 850 meters, 252 meters average

Type specimens: Paratype: fmnhins0000058894, fmnhins0000083121, fmnhins0000083122

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