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  • Entomology 661636 MCZ Entomology
  • Aphaenogaster tennesseensis
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Ozark Mtns. , 8.7 mi. S. Jct. Rt. 76/86 on Rt. 112 at FSR 1037.
  • North America: United States: Missouri: Barry
  • 5-17-96
Identifications
Aphaenogaster tennesseensis (Mayr, 1862)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Aphaenogaster tennesseensis
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1996-05-17
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Missouri
County: Barry
Specific Locality: Ozark Mtns. , 8.7 mi. S. Jct. Rt. 76/86 on Rt. 112 at FSR 1037.
General Habitat: Black Oak-White Oak forest 60-70' tall with Carya texana, C. tomentosa, C. glabra, Cornus florida, and Castanea dentata in understory.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 5-17-96
Collecting Event Remarks: >500 ants.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4729
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.60
Microhabitat: Under bark and in wood of leaning, dead Black Oak trunk 14" max. diameter in shade. Nest extending 2 m. along trunk, lowest part 1 m. off ground.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.45. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.45. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.