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  • Entomology 662335 MCZ Entomology
  • Lasius sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chester, High Folly Motel grounds
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Hampden
  • 9-7-85
Identifications
Lasius sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Lasius
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: near Lasius umbratus n. sp.
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Hampden
Specific Locality: Chester, High Folly Motel grounds
Verbatim Locality: High Folly Motel grounds, Chester, Massachusetts Hampden Co.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 9-7-85
Collecting Event Remarks: Mating flight in progress - very similar to L. neoniger, which was also flying - specimens taken ~4:00 PM
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 716
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 2
Microhabitat: Nest in open lawn.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 2, pg.17. Scanned on 2014-08-13; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 2, pg.17. Scanned on 2014-08-13; hard copy may have been updated.