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Species: Temnothorax nevadensis   (Wheeler, 1903) 

Classification:
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See Also:

Temnothorax nevadensis_cf, Temnothorax nevadensis_nr

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

Leptothorax nevadensis Wheeler, 1903d PDF: 252, pl. 12, fig. 20 (w.q.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in CANNOT FIND NAME WITH ID 136418 : Smith, 1979: 1393; in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 271.

Distribution:


Nearctic Region: British Columbia, California, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington

Distribution Notes:

BC, WA, OR, CA (from Antweb data)

Comments:

Temnothorax lindae (MacKay 2000) and T. maryanae (MacKay 2000) are junior synonyms of T. nevadensis Wheeler (Ward, 2005).

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Temnothorax nevadensis   Ward, P. S., 2005, A synoptic review of the ants of California (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 936, pp. 1-68: 16-17, (download) 16-17 21008
Temnothorax nevadensis   Ward, P. S., 2005, A synoptic review of the ants of California (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 936, pp. 1-68: -1, (download) -1 21008

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in pine/fir woodland, 4 times found in sagebrush scrub, 6 times found in shrub steppe, 7 times found in chaparral, 5 times found in pine/oak woodland, 4 times found in alpine scrub, 3 times found in mixed conifer/broadleaf riparian zone, 3 times found in subalpine meadow, 4 times found in oak woodland, 3 times found in grassy/rocky slope, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 12 times under stone, 8 times nest under rock, 6 times ground foragers, 1 times nest in soil of dry mud flat, 2 times nest under stone, 3 times foragers on ground, 4 times foragers, 1 times nest in soil, 1 times under stone, in soil, 2 times strays, 2 times soil and mound, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 34 times hand collecting, 34 times search, 5 times pitfall trap, 3 times baiting, 2 times hand coll., 1 times Davis sifter, 0 times With aphids on Artemisia, 0 times Soil, no crater, 0 times under rock, 1 times hand collected, 1 times Neotoma nest, ...

Elevations: collected from 10 - 3000 meters, 1363 meters average

Type specimens: paratype: casent0103165, casent0103166, casent0103385, casent0103389, casent0103390, casent8368901, casent8368902, casent8368903, casent8368904, casent8368905, casent8368906, casent8368907; Paratype: fmnhins0000083127



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