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  • Entomology 661817 MCZ Entomology
  • Aphaenogaster rudis
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Concord., Hapgood Wright Town forest, NE Jct. Rt. 2 on Rt. 126.
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Middlesex
  • 5-14-93
Identifications
Aphaenogaster rudis Enzmann, J., 1947
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Aphaenogaster rudis
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Middlesex
Specific Locality: Concord., Hapgood Wright Town forest, NE Jct. Rt. 2 on Rt. 126.
General Habitat: 10-20' tall Grey Birch, Trembling Aspen, Pitch Pine secondary forest.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 5-14-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Large colony: 300-400 ants, Queen larvae present, one histerid present in rubbish chamber.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3638
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >20
Microhabitat: 5" sand crater in partial shade.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.4. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.4. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.