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  • Entomology 661782 MCZ Entomology
  • Leptogenys elongata
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Sam Houston National Forest, 11.0 mi. SW Jct. Rt. 30 on Farm Rd. 1791.
  • North America: United States: Texas: Walker
  • 5-3-93
Identifications
Leptogenys elongata (Buckley, 1866)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Ponerinae Ponerini Leptogenys elongata
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1993-05-03
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Texas
County: Walker
Specific Locality: Sam Houston National Forest, 11.0 mi. SW Jct. Rt. 30 on Farm Rd. 1791.
General Habitat: Mature pine-oak forest at roadside. Shortleaf Pine-Loblolly Pine 50-60' tall with shorther (to 40') Quercus falcata, Q. stellata, Water Oak, Elm.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 5-3-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Also in log: Monomorium "trageri"?, Solenopsis (D.) sp., and Nylanderia sp.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3521
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >15
Microhabitat: Very rotten pine log 4" diameter with little bark in shade. 2" little bark in shade. 2" litter present.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 7, pg.84. Scanned on 2014-09-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 7, pg.84. Scanned on 2014-09-03; hard copy may have been updated.