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Species: Myrmica americana   Weber, 1939 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Myrmica sabuleti subsp. americana Weber, 1939b PDF: 144 (w.q.m.) U.S.A. (Connecticut). Nearctic. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype workers, syntype queens, syntype males (numbers not stated, “two colonies”). Primary type locality: U.S.A.: Connecticut, Colebrook, 16.viii.1904, and 24.viii.1904 (W.M. Wheeler). Primary type depository: MCZC. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Myrmica sabuleti subsp. americana Wing, 1939 PDF: 162. Nomen nudum (attributed to Weber). (Date of publication]
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Canada, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

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Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 14 times found in Meadow, 8 times found in Short grass prairie, 8 times found in Black oak dunes, 6 times found in shortgrass prairie, 1 times found in sagebrush/gambel oak ecotone, 1 times found in grass, sage, bare soil, 3 times found in Mixed grass prairie, 3 times found in Ceder-oak- meadow, 1 times found in desert, 2 times found in Ponderosa pine forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 17 times under rock, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times under stone, 1 times mixed grass praire, 2 times leaf litter, 1 times under log on beach, 1 times under boulder, meadow, 1 times under board, 1 times top of foothill, 1 times stray, 1 times roadway, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times search, 4 times direct collection, 1 times Winkler, 1 times flying.

Elevations: collected from 80 - 2347 meters, 1506 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1936-05-12 00:00:00.0 and 2020-05-24 00:00:00.0

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