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  • Entomology 661826 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Erin. 1/2 mi. E. Jct. Federal Rd. on S. Greenbush Rd. Monahan Farm.
  • North America: United States: New York: Chemung
  • 6-20-93
Identifications
Formica sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: New York
County: Chemung
Specific Locality: Erin. 1/2 mi. E. Jct. Federal Rd. on S. Greenbush Rd. Monahan Farm.
General Habitat: Secondary Red Maple, White Pine, Pin Cherry forest 20-35' tall.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 2000 to 2000 ft
Collecting Date: 6-20-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Small (< 100 w), monogynous colony.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3669
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >15
Microhabitat: Abandoned F. exsectoides mound overgrown with grass in partial shade in small gap. Gravelly clay soil.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.12. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.12. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.