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  • Entomology 662289 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica incerta
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Myles Standish State Forest. 0.6 mi S. entrance to Camp Cachalot.
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Plymouth
  • 5-10-07
Identifications
Formica incerta Buren
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica incerta
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Plymouth
Specific Locality: Myles Standish State Forest. 0.6 mi S. entrance to Camp Cachalot.
General Habitat: Pine barrens. Pitch Pine, Bear Oak forest to 25' tall.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 95 to 95 ft
Collecting Date: 5-10-07
Collecting Event Remarks: About 15' from a large Formica exsectoides mound.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7522
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >30
Microhabitat: Sparse bearberry. Pure, coarse sand. 6" diameter crater on side of sand road.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.59. Scanned on 2014-11-25; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.59. Scanned on 2014-11-25; hard copy may have been updated.