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  • Entomology 662219 MCZ Entomology
  • Lasius fallax
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • La Sal Mountains. 1.6 miles North Junction FSR 063 on FSR 062
  • North America: United States: Utah: Grand
  • 7-22-08
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Lasius fallax Wilson, 1955
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Lasius fallax
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. 1.6 miles North Junction FSR 063 on FSR 062
Verbatim Locality: Utah: Grand Co. La Sal Mtns. 1.6 mi. N. Jct. FSR 063 on FSR 062
General Habitat: Dense, grazed Gambel Oak forest to 15' tall on NW-facing slope, with grassy-herbaceous gaps. Dry sandy soil. Sparse grassy-herbaceous vegetation.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7880 to 7880 ft
Coordinates: 38° 30.76´ N 109° 20.11´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2008-07-22; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 7-22-08
Collecting Event Remarks: Note: queen using polymorphism! Excellent sample.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7854
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.50
Microhabitat: Under rock in sun at edge of Grambel Oak thicket.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.125. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.125. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.