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Found most commonly in these habitats: 54 times found in Black Belt Prairie, 38 times found in cedar glade, 0 times found in in cultivated cotton, 0 times found in peripheral to cultivated cotton, 28 times found in oak woodland, 22 times found in deciduous forest, 23 times found in agricultural zone, 10 times found in on swimming pool surface, 22 times found in Ponderosa pine forest, 20 times found in oak/hickory forest near cedar glade, ...
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 128 times under rock, 56 times under stone, 33 times litter, 14 times nest under stone, 15 times on low vegetation, 13 times log stage 4, 10 times ex sifted leaf litter, 6 times ex rotten log, 10 times strays, 6 times under dead wood, 1 times found under dry vegetation, ...
Collected most commonly using these methods: 121 times search, 52 times Bay Area Ant Survey (BAAS), 21 times pitfall trap, 63 times hand collecting, 64 times malaise trap, 38 times Berlese funnel, 24 times pitfall, 24 times Lindgren funnel, 18 times direct collection, 15 times sweeping, 7 times winkler, ...
Elevations: collected from 5 - 3202 meters, 1477 meters average
Collect Date Range: collected between 1897-09-27 and 2021-07-31