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Species Cephalotes rohweri - Arizona Turtle Ant

Cephalotes rohweri - female Cephalotes rohweri - female Cephalotes rohweri - female Cephalotes rohweri - female Cephalotes rohweri - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
Superfamily Formicoidea (Ants)
Family Formicidae (Ants)
Subfamily Myrmicinae
Tribe Attini ("Higher" myrmicines - no group name)
Genus Cephalotes (Turtle Ants)
Species rohweri (Arizona Turtle Ant)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cephalotes rohweri (Wheeler, 1916)
Range
USA: Southern AZ; Mexico
Habitat
Nest in branches and limbs of oaks (Quercus spp.).
Food
Food consists of honeydew and small arthropods.
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