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  • Entomology 520082 MCZ Entomology
  • Lasius americanus
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Grand Canyon Nat. Pk., south rim, 1.5 km E Yaki Point Road on rt 64
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Coconino
  • 5.viii.2013 (2013-08-05)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Lasius americanus Emery, 1893
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Lasius americanus
Identified by David Lubertazzi on 2019-01-21
Nature of ID: ID based on geography
Remarks: All North American species ID'ed as Lasius alienus are Lasius americanus
Lasius alienus (Foerster, 1850)
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Lasius alienus
Identified by Gary D. Alpert on 2013-11-14
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Gary D. Alpert
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Coconino
Specific Locality: Grand Canyon Nat. Pk., south rim, 1.5 km E Yaki Point Road on rt 64
Verbatim Locality: USA: Arizona , Grand Canyon Nat. Pk., south rim, 1.5 km E Yaki Point Road on rt 64 (36°2'20.5''N, 112°4'20.5''W) 5.viii.2013, coll. Gary D. Alpert; Ponderosa Pine Forest, 7 vials of ants, Grand Canyon National Park, under rocks, WP 150
Locality Remarks: across from rest stop
General Habitat: under rocks
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 2095 to 2095 m
Coordinates: 36° 2´ 20.5´´ N 112° 4´ 20.5´´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Gary D. Alpert; 2013-08-05; Source: GPS
Collecting Date: 5.viii.2013 (2013-08-05)
Collecting Event Remarks: 7 vials of ants
Collectors
Gary D. Alpert
Preparators
Monica Mowery
Identifiers
field number: WP 150
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
Remarks: Labels: