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  • Entomology 662279 MCZ Entomology
  • Leptothorax sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Cove Mountain. 13.4 miles S. Glenwood Fish Hatchery on FSR 068.
  • North America: United States: Utah: Sevier
  • 7-20-08
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Leptothorax sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Formicoxenini Leptothorax
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: Sevier
Specific Locality: Cove Mountain. 13.4 miles S. Glenwood Fish Hatchery on FSR 068.
Verbatim Locality: Utah: Sevier Co. Cove Mtn. 13.4 mi. S. Glenwood Fish Hatchery on FSR 068.
General Habitat: Enormous grazed sagebrush meadow surrounding Big Lake. Central flat part of meadow. Sage cover ~25%.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 9350 to 9530 ft
Coordinates: 38° 38.91´ N 111° 57.02´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2008-07-20; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 7-20-08
Collecting Event Remarks: Lots of brood but <30 ants. Couldn't find queen. No sexual brood.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7810
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.30
Microhabitat: Sparse to moderate grassy-herb. veg. between sage clumps. Fine silty sand. Bare hole nest <4" deep.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.116. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.116. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.