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  • Entomology 661827 MCZ Entomology
  • Myrmica 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
Myrmica sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Myrmicini Myrmica
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 forest (mostly stump sprouts) 25-40' tall.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 2000 to 2000 ft
Collecting Date: 6-20-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Large colony with sexual larvae.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3672
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >20
Microhabitat: In and under litter (~2" deep) in light shade near edge of small gap in forest. Lycopodium and Lysmachia quadrifolia form a sparse groundcover.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.13. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.13. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.