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Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in pine/fir forest, 2 times found in sagebrush scrub, 2 times found in salt marsh, 2 times found in sagebrush desert, 1 times found in sparsely vegetated sandbar at river edge, 2 times found in riparian forest, 1 times found in greasewood/saltbrush desert, 1 times found in willow/sagebrush/pinyon-juniper, 1 times found in salt desert shrub, 1 times found in dry lake bed with grasses, ...
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 9 times ground nest, 2 times foragers on ground, 2 times nest in sand, 2 times stray workers, 2 times ex rock hummock, 1 times under stones, 2 times nest in soil, 1 times abundant nests in soil, 1 times nest in sandy shoreline, 1 times pitfall trap, 2 times nest under rock, ...
Collected most commonly using these methods: 15 times hand collecting, 6 times search, 2 times direct collection, 1 times pitfall trap, 1 times vienna sausage bait, 1 hr., 1 times 15 pitfall traps installed in a 5 by 3 grid, 5 m between each trap.
Elevations: collected from 50 - 2530 meters, 1535 meters average
Collect Date Range: collected between 1891-08-01 and 2019-07-13
Type specimens: syntype of Myrmica mutica: casent0904061
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