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Syntype of Leptothorax muscorum var. sordidus

Date Collected:

1857/1904

North America: United States: Colorado: Boulder | Boulder

Media of type image, MCZ:Ent:572873 Identified as Leptothorax muscorum type status Syntype of Leptothorax muscorum var. sordidus.

(Media Record)(zoom/related)(full)

MCZ:Ent:572873 Leptothorax muscorum. Syntype.

Current Identification
Leptothorax muscorum (Nylander, 1846)
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Aculeata Formicoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Previous Identification
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Aculeata Formicoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae
Determiner: William Morton Wheelerlinked data icon on 1903-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID

Media of type image, Wheeler 1903. Description:A revision of the North American ants of the genus Leptothorax Mayr.

(Media Record)(media file)

Wheeler 1903 Description: A revision of the North American ants of the genus Leptothorax Mayr.

  • type number: 21054

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (carded) unknown in collection 4 History
caste=worker   determined date=2016-01-06   determined by=Jignasha D. Ranalinked data icon  

  • None

  • None

  • Syntype

  • None

  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Colorado
  • County:
  • Boulder
  • Specific Locality:
  • Boulder
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Boulder; Colo.
  • Georeference:
  • 40.0226110, -105.26471 (Error radius: 7439m) By: Patrick McCormack on 2020-06-18 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1857-01-01 / 1904-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • end date inferred from type publication
  • Collector:
  • P. Jerome Schmitt

  • None

  • None

  • [Masked]

  • None