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Species: Myrmica monticola   Creighton, 1950 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Myrmica monticola Creighton, 1950a PDF: 101 (w.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Myrmica scabrinodis schencki monticola Wheeler, 1917a PDF: 505; unavailable name.].


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 9 times found in Mixed canyon forest, 5 times found in Coniferous Forest, 4 times found in Aspen forest, 4 times found in Oak woodland, 4 times found in Douglas fir forest, 1 times found in pine-fir-spruce forest, 3 times found in Sagebrush, 2 times found in Aspen-lodgepole pine forest, 2 times found in Aspen-oak forest, 2 times found in Ponderosa pine forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 12 times under rock, 3 times under wood, 1 times under stone, 1 times log stage 6, 1 times log stage 5, 1 times log stage 4, 1 times dead stick, 1 times with aphids on Artemisia.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Berlese.

Elevations: collected from 360 - 2621 meters, 2079 meters average

Type specimens:

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