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  • Entomology 661721 MCZ Entomology
  • Aphaenogaster rudis
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 1.8 mi. NW Jct. Rt. 64 on FSR 471.
  • North America: United States: North Carolina: Transylvania
  • 5-13-97
Identifications
Aphaenogaster rudis Enzmann, J., 1947
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Aphaenogaster rudis
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1997-05-13
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: North Carolina
County: Transylvania
Specific Locality: 1.8 mi. NW Jct. Rt. 64 on FSR 471.
General Habitat: Tuliptree-White Oak-Black Birch-Black Oak-Mockernut-Pignut-Hemlock-Beech 60-80' tall on SW facing creek valley slope.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 2250 to 2250 ft
Collecting Date: 5-13-97
Collecting Event Remarks: ~300 ants total.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4897
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.40
Microhabitat: 1.5" diameter white rotten stick 1/2 buried in 2" deep litter. Light shade.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.79. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.79. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.