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Species: Temnothorax anaphalantus   Snelling et al., 2014 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Temnothorax anaphalantus Snelling et al., 2014 PDF: 32, figs. 2-4, 19, 23-24 (w.q.m.) USA. Nearctic. Primary type information: Holotype worker, U.S.A.: CALIFORNIA: Los Angeles Co.: Baldy Road, 34.23° -117.66°, 5.vii.1992 (G. C. Snelling) at public restrooms (LACMENT299332) [LACM] AntCat AntWiki
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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: 2 times found in cottonwood riparian area, 3 times found in at public restrooms, 1 times found in montane chaparral, 1 times found in buckwheat/sage chaparral, 1 times found in Jeffrey pine/oak chapparal.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times nest under stone, 1 times nest in dead shrub stump, 1 times ex 0.3” dead branch Quercus sp..

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times hand collecting, 2 times pitfall trap.

Elevations: collected from 114 - 1585 meters, 741 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1992-07-05 and 2011-03-17

Type specimens: Holotype of Temnothorax anaphalantus: lacment299332; paratype of Temnothorax anaphalantus: lacment299330, lacment299331

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