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  • Entomology 662205 MCZ Entomology
  • Lasius sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • La Sal Mountains. 2.5 miles NE Junction FSR 062 on FSR 063 (Road to Warner)
  • North America: United States: Utah: Grand
  • 7-21-08
  • BerkeleyMapper
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: Utah
County: Grand
Specific Locality: La Sal Mountains. 2.5 miles NE Junction FSR 062 on FSR 063 (Road to Warner)
Verbatim Locality: Utah: Grand Co. La Sal Mtns. 2.5 mi. NE Jct. FSR 062 on FSR 063 (Rd. to Warner)
General Habitat: Heavily grazed partly shrubby meadow (shrub cover 1-3', ~25%), with dense grassy-herbaceous vegetation on gentle north-facing slope. Scattered Gambel Oak thicket to 15' tall. Sandy soil.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 8720 to 8720 ft
Coordinates: 38° 30.51´ N 109° 18.66´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2008-07-21; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 7-21-08
Collecting Event Remarks: No brood. True mixed colony. Note: horrendous mites on Acanthomyops only - don't recognise the Acanthomyops species.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7840
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.60
Microhabitat: Under rock in open.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.122. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.122. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.