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Species: Lasius arizonicus   Wheeler, 1917 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Lasius (Acanthomyops) interjectus subsp. arizonicus Wheeler, 1917a PDF: 532 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Wing, 1968a PDF: 90 (q.m.)
Combination in Acanthomyops: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 431.
Combination in Lasius: Ward, 2005 PDF: 13.
Raised to species: Buren, 1950 PDF: 184
See also: Wing, 1968a PDF: 90
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Mexico, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 10 times found in Desert canyon forest, 3 times found in pine-oak woodland, 1 times found in riparian oak woodland, 3 times found in oak pine woodland, 3 times found in oak-pine-juniper woodland, 2 times found in edge pine-fir woodland/recent burn area, 2 times found in oak foothills, 1 times found in oak/pine woodland, 1 times found in live oak-pine-juniper woodland, 1 times found in oak juniper woodland, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times under rock, 4 times under stone, 1 times nest under rock, 2 times ground forager, 1 times in ashy soil, 1 times workers in dead wood, 1 times workers and one male under stone, 1 times understone, 1 times under stone, many pupae, 1 times under stone near stream, 1 times under boulder, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times Search, 1 times hand collecting, 2 times hand collected, 1 times 6L sifted litter, extracted in Winkler sack over 24 hours, 1 times winkler.

Elevations: collected from 1550 - 2440 meters, 1797 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1946-10-19 00:00:00.0 and 2019-02-16 00:00:00.0

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