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Species: Pogonomyrmex mohavensis   Johnson & Overson, 2009 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pogonomyrmex mohavensis Johnson & Overson, 2009 PDF: 308, figs. 1A-E (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL


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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Pogonomyrmex mohavensis n sp  Johnson, R. A. & Overson, R. P., 2009, A new North American species of Pogonomyrmex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from the Mohave desert of Eastern California and Western Nevada., Journal of Hymenoptera Research 18, pp. 305-314: 308-310, (download) 308-310 22936 GoogleMaps
Pogonomyrmex mohavensis   ROBERT A. JOHNSON, RICK P. OVERSON & CORRIE S. MOREAU, 2013, A New Species of Seed-harvester Ant, Pogonomyrmex hoelldobleri (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), from the Mohave and Sonoran Deserts of North America, ZOOTAXA 3646 (3), pp. 201-227: 220-221 220-221 27011

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in coarse granitic sand Mixed Mohavean woody scrub, 1 times found in mixed Mohavean woody scrub, 1 times found in roadside, disturbed agricultural area.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times 3”tumulus nest at edge of Ephedra, 1 times 4" tumulus nest at edge of Ephedra, coarse granitic sand.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times venom chemistry voucher.

Elevations: collected from 79 - 1457 meters, 1227 meters average

Type specimens: paratype: casent0914104

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