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  • Entomology 662256 MCZ Entomology
  • Lasius niger
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Kaibab Plateau. 1.7 miles NW Junction Route 67 on Route 89A
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Coconino
  • 8-19-08
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Lasius niger
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: Coconino
Specific Locality: Kaibab Plateau. 1.7 miles NW Junction Route 67 on Route 89A
Verbatim Locality: Arizona: Coconino Co. Kaibab Plateau. 1.7mi NW Jct. Rt. 67 on Rt. 89A.
General Habitat: Mature Ponderosa pine forest to 60' tall on flat.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7700 to 7700 ft
Coordinates: 36° 44.18´ N 112° 12.93´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2008-08-19; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 8-19-08
Collecting Event Remarks: Common in this habitat.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7897
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >50
Microhabitat: Under rock in partial shade. Humusy sand. Sparse grassy-herbaceous vegetation.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.134. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.134. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.