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  • Entomology 661861 MCZ Entomology
  • Lasius sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chiricahua Mountains, Rucker Canyon , 4.7 mi. NE Jct. FSR 74 on FSR 74E.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 7-20-93
Identifications
Lasius sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Lasius
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Cochise
Specific Locality: Chiricahua Mountains, Rucker Canyon , 4.7 mi. NE Jct. FSR 74 on FSR 74E.
General Habitat: Chihuahua Pine forest 50-70' tall with sparse oak (Q. grisea,emoryi) understory to 30'. Grassy groundcover.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6000 to 6000 ft
Collecting Date: 7-20-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Large colony with worker brood only.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3758
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >20
Microhabitat: Under several adjacent rocks in shade. 1" litter and dense grass present.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.35. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.35. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.