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Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in salt desert scrub, 2 times found in salt desert shrub, 1 times found in coastal shrub veg., 1 times found in subtropical thorn woodland, 1 times found in desert, 1 times found in pinyon-juniper woodland, 1 times found in pinyon/juniper desert, 1 times found in Sonoran desert, 1 times found in desert riparian, 1 times found in Mohave desert wash, ...
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times nest in soil, 1 times column, 1 times strays, 1 times ground nest, 2 times ground foragers, 1 times on Coccoidea, 1 times nest in soil, nocturnal activity, 1 times foraging on Fouquieria flowers, 1 times beating vegetation.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 7 times search, 1 times Mercury Vapor Lamp.
Elevations: collected from 5 - 1930 meters, 1106 meters average
Collect Date Range: collected between 1979-10-20 and 2021-08-11
Type specimens: syntype of Myrmecocystus placodops: casent0911060
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