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Species: Veromessor chamberlini   (Wheeler, 1915) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Messor chamberlini Wheeler, 1915b PDF: 410 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


Nearctic Region: California, North America, United States
Neotropical Region: Americas

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in grassland, 1 times found in disturbed grassland, 1 times found in chaparral.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on ground, 2 times ground nest, 1 times chaparral, nest in ground, 1 times side of road, 1 times ground foragers.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times hand coll., 1 times hand collecting, 0 times Nest in sandy road bed.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 120 meters, 62 meters average

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