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Species: Veromessor chicoensis   Smith, 1956 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Veromessor stoddardi subsp. chicoensis Smith, 1956a PDF: 37 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Messor: Bolton, 1995b: 253.
Raised to species: Johnson, 2000a PDF: 96 (in list); Ward, 2005 PDF: 66 (in list).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in restored prairie-grassland, 1 times found in chaparral, 1 times found in grassland, 1 times found in oak woodland, 1 times found in roadside nest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times ground nest, 1 times entrance without tumulus in clayey-loamy soil; foraging in 5-10 m long column, 1 times crater nest.

Elevations: collected from 91 - 660 meters, 289 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1954-03-02 and 2018-10-02

Type specimens: Holotype: usnment00529087; Lectotype: casent0922823; Paratype: fmnhins0000062727, fmnhins0000062728, fmnhins0000062729

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