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Species: Aphaenogaster texana   Wheeler, 1915 

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See Also:

Aphaenogaster texana carolensis, Aphaenogaster texana carolinensis, Aphaenogaster texana flemingi, Aphaenogaster texana furvescens, Aphaenogaster texana macrospina, Aphaenogaster texana miamiana, Aphaenogaster texana nana, Aphaenogaster texana punctithorax, Aphaenogaster texana silvestrii

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Aphaenogaster texana Wheeler, 1915b PDF: 412 (w.q.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Stenamma fulvum aquia texanum Emery, 1895d PDF: 306; unavailable name.].
Senior synonym of Aphaenogaster furvescens, Aphaenogaster silvestrii: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 152.
[Unidentifiable taxa originally attached to Aphaenogaster texana: see entries under Aphaenogaster texana nana and Aphaenogaster texana punctithorax].
See also: Umphrey, 1996 PDF: 558 (key).

Taxon Page Images:

Aphaenogaster texana (Portal, Arizona, USA).
Image copyright Alex Wild.


Nearctic Region: Arizona, Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas
Neotropical Region: Mexico

Distribution Notes:

collected from the Chiricahua Mtns, Cochise Co.

Taxon Page Author History

On 2012-04-21 07:18:42 Alex Wild modified Images
On 2012-04-21 07:17:43 Alex Wild modified Images
On 2012-04-21 07:13:39 Alex Wild modified Images

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in Mixed hardwood forest, 0 times found in Oak-hickory forest, 0 times found in Desert canyon forest, 2 times found in oak-pine-juniper woodland, 1 times found in postoak/grass parkland, 1 times found in oak juniper woodland, 2 times found in oak-juniper-pine woodland, 2 times found in fir-pine-oak forest, 1 times found in oak/pine woodland, 1 times found in hardwood forest, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 5 times Search, 3 times winkler, 0 times log stage 4, 0 times log stage 5, 0 times under rock, 0 times Under stick, 1 times under stone; shade, 0 times Under wood, 1 times bait, 1 times hand collecting, 1 times in litter, ...

Elevations: collected from 10 - 2256 meters, 1202 meters average

Type specimens:

(-1 examples)

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