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Species: Aphaenogaster texana   Wheeler, 1915 

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

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

2 subspecies

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 nana and Aphaenogaster punctithorax.].
See also: Umphrey, 1996 PDF: 558 (key).

Taxon Page Images:

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


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
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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, 0 times Under wood, 1 times bait, 1 times hand collecting, 1 times in litter, 0 times Under log, Forest margin, ...

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

Type specimens:

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