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  • Entomology 662352 MCZ Entomology
  • Polyergus lucidus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Martha's Vineyard. Manuel Corellus State Forest, 0.5 mi. N. Gate 12, nr Willow Tree Run
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Dukes
  • 8-21-92
Identifications
Polyergus lucidus Mayr, 1870
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Polyergus lucidus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1992-08-21
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Dukes
Specific Locality: Martha's Vineyard. Manuel Corellus State Forest, 0.5 mi. N. Gate 12, nr Willow Tree Run
General Habitat: Pine barrens. Raiding Site: Open grassy herbaceous community with sand soil.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 8-21-92
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3401
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >20
Microhabitat: Raiding Formica nest (3402) on fire lane in dense scrub oak (Q. ilcifolia) "forest" with scattered pitch pine. Raid time: 3:30 pm, after rain previous 4 days.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 7, pg.57. Scanned on 2014-09-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 7, pg.57. Scanned on 2014-09-03; hard copy may have been updated.