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  • Entomology 520940 MCZ Entomology
  • Lasius americanus
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Myles Standish SF
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Plymouth
  • 14-JUN-2010 (2010-06-12)
  • 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 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: Plymouth
Specific Locality: Myles Standish SF
Verbatim Locality: MA Plymouth Co Myles Standish SF 41.87163 -70.65083±20m 10m 14-JUN-2010 Lubertazzi DL03017:001
General Habitat: power line in pine barrens stand of small pines
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 10 to 10 m
Coordinates: 41.87163° -70.65083° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 20 m
David Lubertazzi; 2010-06-12; Source: GPS
Collecting Date: 14-JUN-2010 (2010-06-12)
Collectors
David Lubertazzi
Preparators
David Lubertazzi
Identifiers
collector number: DL03017:001
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 2
caste=worker determined by=David Lubertazzi
Microhabitat: nest chamber in ground and vegetation