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Species: Cyphomyrmex wheeleri   Forel, 1900 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Cyphomyrmex wheeleri Forel, 1900h PDF: 282 (w.q.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Wheeler, 1907d PDF: 726 (m.).
See also: Kempf, 1966 PDF: 167.

Distribution:

collected from the Chiricahua Mtns, Cochise Co.

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Cyphomyrmex wheeleri   Kempf, W. W., 1966, A revision of the Neotropical fungus-growing ants of the genus Cyphomyrmex Mayr. Part II. Group of rimosus (Spinola) (Hym. Formicidae)., Studia Entomologica (N. S.) 8, pp. 161-200: 167-172, (download) 167-172 4580
Cyphomyrmex wheeleri   Ward, P. S., 2005, A synoptic review of the ants of California (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 936, pp. 1-68: -1, (download) -1 21008
Cyphomyrmex longiscapus   Kempf, W. W., 1966, A revision of the Neotropical fungus-growing ants of the genus Cyphomyrmex Mayr. Part II. Group of rimosus (Spinola) (Hym. Formicidae)., Studia Entomologica (N. S.) 8, pp. 161-200: 161-165, (download) 161-165 4580

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in oak woodland, 1 times found in open oak chapparal, 2 times found in open oak chaparral, 1 times found in Chihuahuan desert, 1 times found in Chihuahuan desert scrub, 1 times found in grassland, 1 times found in limestone ridge, Ocotillo, Acacia, Opuntia, 1 times found in saltbush scrub, 1 times found in Creosote-Mesquite dominated desert.

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 2 times hand collecting, 3 times pitfall trap, 2 times Search

Elevations: collected from 90 - 1540 meters, 708 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Cyphomyrmex wheeleri: casent0904982, casent0909384

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