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Species: Pogonomyrmex montanus   MacKay, 1980 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pogonomyrmex montanus MacKay, 1980 PDF: 151, figs. 1-7 (w.q.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: MacKay, 1981 PDF: 25; Shattuck, 1987 PDF: 172.


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

Distribution Notes:



May be conspecific with P. subdentatus.

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in of pine-oak-manzanita woodland, fat content-queen to worker dimorphism.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times nest in soil, 1 times large pebble mound in open, exposed clearing.

Elevations: collected from 2021 - 2200 meters, 2110 meters average

Type specimens: Paratype: utic00204586, utic00204587, utic00204588; paratype: anic32-008500, anic32-008503, anic32-008522; Paratype: fmnhins0000049594, fmnhins0000049595; paratype of Pogonomyrmex montanus: casent0900378; Paratype, Paratype: fmnhins0000049596; type of Pogonomyrmex montanus: focol0604, focol0605, focol0603-1, focol0603-2

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