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Species: Dorymyrmex bicolor   Wheeler, 1906 

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See Also:

Dorymyrmex bicolor_cf, Dorymyrmex bicolor_nr

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Dorymyrmex pyramicus var. bicolor Wheeler, 1906i PDF: 342 (w.q.) [Note: type-locality designated as Arizona by Creighton, 1950a PDF: 349.] U.S.A. (Arizona). Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Gallardo, 1916b PDF: 63 (q.); Crozier, 1970a PDF: 114 (k.).
Combination in Conomyrma: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 78.
Combination in Dorymyrmex: Shattuck, 1992c PDF: 85.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical

Distribution Notes:

collected from the Chiricahua Mtns, Cochise Co.


[eg. SPC6347]

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in desert, 4 times found in grassland, 2 times found in on swimming pool surface, 4 times found in chaparral, 4 times found in creosote mesquite desert, 1 times found in Oak and redshank chaparral, 2 times found in oak woodland, 2 times found in agricultural/oak woodland edge, 2 times found in desert scrub, 1 times found in fir-pine oak forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 8 times ground nest, 4 times nest in soil, 1 times at telephone booth, 3 times on ground, 2 times crater nests in sand, 4 times ground foragers, 1 times on roadside, 1 times on down woody debris, 1 times ground nest on roadside, 1 times side of road, 3 times ground forager(s), ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 16 times hand collecting, 8 times search, 1 times at bait|sugar, 3 times direct collection, 3 times at bait|cookie, 1 times at bait|cookie, surface, 1 times hand coll., 1 times hand collected, 2 times hand collection, 2 times pitfall trap, 1 times beating vegetation, ...

Elevations: collected from 5 - 3730 meters, 888 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1905-05-01 and 2019-07-26

Type specimens: syntype of Dorymyrmex bicolor: casent0911522

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