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  • Entomology 662367 MCZ Entomology
  • Solenopsis sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Duke Forest, 0.4 mi. SE Jct. NC70 on NC751
  • North America: United States: North Carolina: Orange
  • 10-8-94
Identifications
Solenopsis sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Solenopsidini Solenopsis
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: North Carolina
County: Orange
Specific Locality: Duke Forest, 0.4 mi. SE Jct. NC70 on NC751
General Habitat: Loblolly Pine-Yellow Poplar-Red Maple forest 60-70' tall on flat.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 450 to 450 ft
Collecting Date: 10-8-94
Collecting Event Remarks: >500 ants, 2Q, larvae only.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4380
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >30
Microhabitat: In 1.5" thick moist pine bark on litter surface in shade. 2" pine litter present. Same nest site type as 4376. 1.5 m. away from 4376.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.79. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.79. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.