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  • Entomology 520872 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica subsericea
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Belmont
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Middlesex
  • 19-MAY-2010
  • BerkeleyMapper
Formica subsericea Say
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica subsericea
Identified by David Lubertazzi on 2011-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Middlesex
Specific Locality: Belmont
Verbatim Locality: MA Middlesex Co Belmont 42.40168 -71.18975±20m 10m 19-MAY-2010 Lubertazzi DL03001:004
General Habitat: open grove of trees at edge of field
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 10 to 10 m
Coordinates: 42.40168° -71.18975° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 20 m
David Lubertazzi; 2010-05-19; Source: GPS
Collecting Date: 19-MAY-2010
David Lubertazzi
David Lubertazzi
collector number: DL03001:004
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined by=David Lubertazzi
Microhabitat: ground nest w/soil turret around base of grass