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Species: Aphaenogaster tennesseensis   (Mayr, 1862) 

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Aphaenogaster tennesseensis ecalcaratum

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Atta tennesseensis Mayr, 1862 PDF: 743 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Aphaenogaster: Roger, 1863b: 30.
in Stenamma (Aphaenogaster): Emery, 1895d PDF: 301; in Aphaenogaster (Attomyrma): Emery, 1921c: 60.
Senior synonym of Aphaenogaster subrubra: Mayr, 1886c PDF: 365; of Aphaenogaster laevis: Mayr, 1886d PDF: 446; of Aphaenogaster ecalcaratum: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 151.

Taxon Page Images:

Aphaenogaster tenneessensis queen & worker (Champaign, Illinois). 
Image copyright Alex Wild.




Mesic forest, oak woodland

Taxon Page Author History

On 2012-04-20 15:35:13 Alex Wild modified Images
On 2012-04-20 15:31:24 Alex Wild modified Images
On 2012-04-20 15:30:58 Alex Wild modified Images

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in beech maple forest, 0 times found in Beech-maple forest, 0 times found in oak-hickory forest, 0 times found in ponderosa pine-oak forest, 0 times found in Mixed oak bluff forest, 1 times found in managed broadleaf forest, 1 times found in on large oak, 0 times found in Mixed hardwood forest, 1 times found in hickory/ash forest, 0 times found in mixed deciduous forest, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 0 times log stage 4, 0 times log stage 3, 1 times Winkler, 0 times log stage 2, 2 times search, 2 times hand collected, 1 times Large falling log with nest, 0 times log stage 1 (live maple), 0 times Base of live tree, 0 times log stage 2; ravine, 0 times Base of tree, ...

Elevations: collected from 30 - 1463 meters, 663 meters average

Type specimens:

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