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  • Entomology 661715 MCZ Entomology
  • Lasius alienus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Horse Cove. 2.6 mi. SSE Jct. Rt. 64 in Highlands on Horse Cove Rd.
  • North America: United States: North Carolina: Macon
  • 5-12-97
Identifications
Lasius alienus Foerster
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Lasius alienus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1997-05-12
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: North Carolina
County: Macon
Specific Locality: Horse Cove. 2.6 mi. SSE Jct. Rt. 64 in Highlands on Horse Cove Rd.
General Habitat: Rich mixed deciduous forest: N. Red Oak-Red Maple-Tuliptree-Chestnut Oak-Fraser magnolia-Basswood-Silverbell 80-90' tall on SE facing slope. Rhododendron and Hemlock in understory.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 3320 to 3320 ft
Collecting Date: 5-12-97
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4887
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.25
Microhabitat: In moss-covered dark brown crumbly rotten log, 1/2 buried in litter.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.77. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.77. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.