MCZ Entomology 533008

Lasius americanus Emery, 1893

Date Collected:

2009-08-11

North America: United States: Colorado: El Paso | Manitou Springs

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Shows Cataloged Item: MCZ:Ent:533008 Lasius americanus

Current Identification
Lasius americanus Emery, 1893
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Aculeata Formicoidea Formicidae Formicinae
Determiner: David LubertazziORCID iD icon on 2019-01-21
Nature of ID: ID based on geography
Remarks: All North American species ID'ed as Lasius alienus are Lasius americanus
Previous Identification
Lasius alienus (Foerster, 1850)
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Aculeata Formicoidea Formicidae Formicinae
Common Name(s): cornfield ant
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy

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  • collector number: #23853

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2 History
caste = worker   determined date=2016-07-07   determined by=Alden Dirks  

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Colorado
  • County:
  • El Paso
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7014097 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Manitou Springs
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • USA, Colorado, El Paso Co, Manitou Springs, 1939m #23853; loose on ground, dense riparian forest, sandy loam soil
  • Elevation:
  • 1939 m
  • Microhabitat:
  • Loose on ground
  • Georeference:
  • 38.8595000°, -104.91241° (Error radius: Not Specified) By: William P. Mackay on 2009-08-11 (Source: GPS)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (38° 51′ 34″ N  104° 54′ 45″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 2009-08-11
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 11-viii-2009
  • Collecting Event/Field Number:
  • 23853 (Mackay of William P. Mackay)
  • Collectors:
  • William P. MackayORCID iD icon; Emma E. Mackay

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