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Species: Aphaenogaster boulderensis   Smith, 1941 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Aphaenogaster boulderensis Smith, 1941 PDF: 120 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. Primary type information: Sentinel Island (as Horseshoe Island), Lake Mead [36°03′N 114°45′W], Nevada (V. M. Tanner); FMNHINS0000062660; NMNH AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Mexico, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:


Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Cactus- yucca desert, 2 times found in sagebrush, 1 times found in sagebrush/pinyon-juniper, 1 times found in pine-juniper woodland, 1 times found in wash in pinyon juniper woodland, 1 times found in sagebrush scrub, 1 times found in desert canyon wall.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times nocturnal foragers, 1 times at bait, 1 times nocturnal ground bait, 1 times ground foragers, 1 times under stone, 1 times ground forager(s).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times search, 2 times bait, 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 350 - 2260 meters, 1535 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1947-07-27 and 2021-08-10

Type specimens: Holotype: fmnhins0000062660; Paratype: fmnhins0000062700, fmnhins0000077013, fmnhins0000083008, fmnhins0000083009, fmnhins0000083010

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