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Species: Aphaenogaster uinta   Wheeler, 1917 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Aphaenogaster uinta Wheeler, 1917a PDF: 517 (w.q.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in sagebrush/pinyon-juniper, 4 times found in sagebrush desert, 5 times found in sagebrush, 1 times found in juniper/pinyon woodland, 2 times found in saltbush scrub, 2 times found in pinyon juniper woodland, 1 times found in pine, Cercocarpus, 1 times found in shrub steppe, 1 times found in Pinyon Pine/sagebrush, 1 times found in grassy slope, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 18 times under stone, 1 times nest under rock, 1 times stray workers, 2 times nocturnal foragers, 1 times under rock, 1 times nest in soil, 1 times nest in rock face, 1 times ground forager, 2 times at bait, 1 times under stone, ex midden of ant colony, 1 times under boulder, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 25 times search, 2 times hand collecting, 2 times bait, 1 times Davis, 1 times pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 840 - 2764 meters, 1768 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1902-05-15 and 2021-04-14

Type specimens: Paratype: fmnhins0000062702, fmnhins0000062703, fmnhins0000062704

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