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Species: Pogonomyrmex subdentatus   Mayr, 1870 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pogonomyrmex subdentatus Mayr, 1870b PDF: 971 (diagnosis in key) (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Cole, 1968: 111 (q.m.).
See also: Shattuck, 1987 PDF: 175.

Distribution:

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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in grassland, 5 times found in sagebrush-riparian vegetation, 2 times found in disturbed grassland, 2 times found in dry meadow, 1 times found in agricultural, 4 times found in chaparral, 2 times found in juniper woodland, 1 times found in surrounded by small pebbles, sagebrush scattered, open space, 2 times found in loose sand, 1 times found in open roadside area in agriculture zone, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 9 times ground nest, 4 times ground foragers, 2 times crater nest, 2 times open, bare soil, 1 times nest on roadside, 1 times on ground by nest entrance in soil, 1 times nest on dirt trail, ants carrying pebbles, 2 times ground forager(s), 1 times gravel driveway, 1 times strays on ground, 1 times stray workers on bare soil, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 12 times hand collecting, 7 times Bay Area Ant Survey (BAAS), 2 times hand coll., 30 am 3 Jul 2016 and picked up 9 times transect of 5 ethylene glycol pitfall traps (15 mm internal diameter), set out 10, 30 am 3 Jul 2016 and picked up 9 times transect of 5 ethylene glycol pitfall traps (28 mm internal diameter), set out 10.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1550 meters, 642 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Pogonomyrmex subdentatus: casent0173367



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