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Species: Messor pergandei   (Mayr, 1886) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2014)

Aphaenogaster pergandei Mayr, 1886d PDF: 448 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Stenamma (Messor): Emery, 1895d PDF: 307; in Novomessor: Emery, 1915k: 73; in Messor (Veromessor): Forel, 1917 PDF: 234; in Veromessor: Wheeler & Creighton, 1934 PDF: 374; in Messor: Bolton, 1982 PDF}: 341.
See also: Smith, 1979: 1365.



Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in desert wash, 2 times found in Larrea desert, 1 times found in desert scrub, 2 times found in creosote bush desert, 1 times found in desert, 1 times found in rocky, creosote bush desert

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 4 times hand collecting, 4 times search, 1 times hand

Elevations: collected from 140 - 1000 meters, 685 meters average

Type specimens:

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