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Species: Solenopsis amblychila   Wheeler, 1915 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Solenopsis aurea subsp. amblychila Wheeler, 1915b PDF: 394 (w.q.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Trager, 1991 PDF: 168.


Nearctic Region: Arizona, California, New Mexico, North America, Texas, United States
Neotropical Region: Americas, Central America, Mexico

Distribution Notes:

collected from the Chiricahua Mtns, Cochise Co.

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in ocotillo-agave rocky slope, 1 times found in Chihuahuan desert wash, 1 times found in coastal sage scrub, 1 times found in in grazed, open desert..

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in soft sandy soil, 1 times under stone, 1 times Large nest, 1 times understone.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Search.

Elevations: collected from 160 - 1390 meters, 1139 meters average

Type specimens:

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