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  • Entomology 661744 MCZ Entomology
  • Lasius alienus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 1.5 mi. NNE Jct. Rt. 281 on FSR 4665 (Charley's Creek Rd.)
  • North America: United States: North Carolina: Jackson
  • 5-16-97
Identifications
Lasius alienus Foerster
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Lasius alienus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1997-05-16
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: North Carolina
County: Jackson
Specific Locality: 1.5 mi. NNE Jct. Rt. 281 on FSR 4665 (Charley's Creek Rd.)
General Habitat: Black Birch-Yellow Birch-Red Maple with Witchazel in understory 30-40' tall on gentle slope.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 3800 to 3800 ft
Collecting Date: 5-16-97
Collecting Event Remarks: Sexual larvae present.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4930
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.20
Microhabitat: Under rock in light shade. 1" litter and moderate fern-herb. groundcover. Rich humusy soil.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.86. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.86. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.