See Also: Aphaenogaster treatae alabamensis
, Aphaenogaster treatae ashmeadi
, Aphaenogaster treatae harnedi
, Aphaenogaster treatae oklahomensis
, Aphaenogaster treatae pluteicornis
, Aphaenogaster treatae wheeleri
Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2016)
|Senior synonym of Aphaenogaster wheeleri and material of the unavailable name Aphaenogaster alabamensis referred here: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 153.|
Taxon Page Images:
An Aphaenogaster treatae
worker carries an aphid (Dixon Springs, Illinois, USA).
Image copyright Alex Wild
Distribution:Nearctic Region: Alabama
, New Jersey
, North Carolina
, South Carolina
Sand prairie, sandy old field, or other sandy or other highly-drained, acid soil habitats (loess hills)
Taxon Page Author History
On 2012-04-21 07:02:50 Alex Wild modified Images
On 2012-04-21 07:01:15 Alex Wild modified Images
Specimen Habitat Summary
Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in Black oak dunes, 0 times found in Oak-hickory forest, 0 times found in Mixed deciduous forest, 1 times found in floor litter, 0 times found in low dunes, 0 times found in mixed deciduous-pine forest, 0 times found in Mixed oak bluff forest, 0 times found in pine forest, 1 times found in sandpine scrub, 0 times found in Black oak invasion, ...
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in sand.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 0 times Sweetfern pitfall, 0 times In sand, 0 times sweet fern pitfall, 0 times under bark, in soil, 1 times Berlese, 1 times hand collected, 1 times Nest in sand, 1 times Roots of Hemmock, In sand and burnt leaf litter.
Elevations: collected at 213 m
Type specimens: Lectotype of Aphaenogaster treatae: casent0907701; syntype of Aphaenogaster treatae: casent0900414
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