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  • Entomology 662299 MCZ Entomology
  • Tapinoma sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 8.4 mi. W. Jct. Exit 73 (on I-70) on Frontage Rd. (ATV9), or 2.6 mi. E. Jct. FSR 640 on ATV-9. Alumbed Hollow.
  • North America: United States: Utah: Sevier
  • 7-19-13
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Tapinoma sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Tapinoma
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: 8.4 mi. W. Jct. Exit 73 (on I-70) on Frontage Rd. (ATV9), or 2.6 mi. E. Jct. FSR 640 on ATV-9. Alumbed Hollow.
Verbatim Locality: Utah: Sevier Co. 8.4 mi. W. Jct. Exit 73 (on I-70) on Frontage Rd. (ATV9), or 2.6 mi. E. Jct. FSR 640 on ATV-9. Alumbed Hollow.
General Habitat: Small canyon running N-S with dense Gamel Oak forest to 25' tall on E-facing slope. Rhus trilobata in more open areas. No understory in oak forest.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5940 to 5940 ft
Coordinates: 38° 54.57´ N 111° 41.82´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2013-07-19; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 7-19-13
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 8656
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >100
Microhabitat: In 3.5" diam dead, hard oak stump in shade of oak thicket 3" oak litter.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 15, pg.103. Scanned on 2014-10-29; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 15, pg.103. Scanned on 2014-10-29; hard copy may have been updated.