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  • Entomology 661617 MCZ Entomology
  • Nylanderia faisonensis
  • whole animal (ethanol); whole animal (ethanol) sample
  • Ouachita Mtns., Rt. 27 Trailhead. 18.4 mi. NE Jct. Rt. 270 on Rt. 27.
  • North America: United States: Arkansas: Yell
  • 5-15-96
Identifications
Nylanderia faisonensis (Forel, 1922)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Plagiolepidini Nylanderia faisonensis
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2017-09-29
Nature of ID: expert ID
Nylanderia sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Plagiolepidini Nylanderia
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arkansas
County: Yell
Specific Locality: Ouachita Mtns., Rt. 27 Trailhead. 18.4 mi. NE Jct. Rt. 270 on Rt. 27.
General Habitat: Shortleaf Pine,-Post Oak-Ulmus alata-Hickory forest 40-50' tall on gentle slope.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 5-15-96
Collecting Event Remarks: 300-400 ants. Polygynous, 1 male + 2 Peselaphids + 1 homopteran!
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4697
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 40
whole animal (ethanol) subsample good on loan 1
Microhabitat: Under rock in light shade near forest edge. Sparse grassy-herbaceous vegetation, 1" litter present. Superficial nest.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.39. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.39. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.