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Species: Manica bradleyi   (Wheeler, 1909) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Myrmica bradleyi Wheeler, 1909e PDF: 77 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Myrmica (Oreomyrma): Wheeler, 1914e PDF: 120; in Manica (Neomyrma): Emery, 1915k PDF: 69 (footnote); in Manica (Manica): Emery, 1921c PDF: 43; in Manica: Weber, 1947b PDF: 440; Creighton, 1950a PDF: 108.
Senior synonym of Manica calderoni: Wheeler, 1915a PDF: 50.


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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in pine-fir forest, 3 times found in pine/juniper woodland, 2 times found in fir-pine forest, 2 times found in Pinus ponderosa forest, 1 times found in wet meadow on edge of mixed conifer forest, 1 times found in conifer forest/meadow, 1 times found in subalpine forest, 2 times found in ground nest, 2 times found in Mixed transition forest, 1 times found in pine/fir woodland, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times under stone, 2 times ground forager(s), 2 times nest in sand, 2 times ground nest, 1 times nest in soil in creek bank, 1 times under log, 1 times strays on lake shore, 1 times under rock, 1 times nest in soil under bracken fern, 1 times ground, 1 times log stage 1, valley floor, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 8 times hand collecting, 3 times pitfall trap, 2 times search, 1 times pine-fir forest, 1 times alpine vegetation, 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 1070 - 2750 meters, 2202 meters average

Type specimens: syntype: aona-mczc-00001; syntype of Manica bradleyi: casent0907664

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