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  • Entomology 661546 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmica sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Martha's Vineyard., Jct. Sengekontacket Rd. and County Rd. in Oak Bluffs.
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Dukes
  • 8-15-95
Identifications
Myrmica sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Dukes
Specific Locality: Martha's Vineyard., Jct. Sengekontacket Rd. and County Rd. in Oak Bluffs.
General Habitat: Black Oak-White Oak forest 20-30' tall with dense huckleberry understory.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 8-15-95
Collecting Event Remarks: ~200 ants + sexuals.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4584
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.30
Microhabitat: Cryptic nest in sandy soil, no litter, in shade.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.17. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.17. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.