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  • Entomology 661752 MCZ Entomology
  • Lasius nearcticus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 1.4 mi. N. Bike 2 (Wayah Rd.) on FSR 711.
  • North America: United States: North Carolina: Macon
  • 5-17-97
Identifications
Lasius nearcticus Wheeler
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Lasius nearcticus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1997-05-17
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: 1.4 mi. N. Bike 2 (Wayah Rd.) on FSR 711.
General Habitat: Tuliptree, N. Red Oak, White Oak, Red Maple, Pignut Hickory--open forest 70-80' tall (thinned at some point, say 10-15 years ago).
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 4100 to 4100 ft
Collecting Date: 5-17-97
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4944
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.50
Microhabitat: Under large rock in light shade. Dense fern-herb. layer, 2" litter. Rich sandy soil. Under same rock as 4943.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.89. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.89. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.