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  • Entomology 661787 MCZ Entomology
  • Nylanderia sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Sam Houston National Forest, 11.3 mi. W. Jct. I-45 on Farm Road 1375.
  • North America: United States: Texas: Montgomery
  • 5-3-93
Identifications
Nylanderia sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Plagiolepidini Nylanderia
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Texas
County: Montgomery
Specific Locality: Sam Houston National Forest, 11.3 mi. W. Jct. I-45 on Farm Road 1375.
General Habitat: Mature Loblolly Pine-Shortleaf Pine forest 60-90' tall with rich mixed deciduous understory to 50'. Understory trees including Ostyra, Carpinus, Post and Southern Red Oaks, and Sweetgum. Beautiful forest!
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 5-3-93
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3535
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >20
Microhabitat: In rotten stick 1" diameter on <1" litter surface in shade. No sexual brood present.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 7, pg.87. Scanned on 2014-09-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 7, pg.87. Scanned on 2014-09-03; hard copy may have been updated.