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  • Entomology 586722 MCZ Entomology
  • Dolichoderus plagiatus
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Myles Standish State Forest. 0.5 mi. past Cachalot Camp on dirt road.
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Plymouth
  • 9-2-87
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Dolichoderus plagiatus (Mayr, 1870)
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Dolichoderini Dolichoderus plagiatus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1987-09-02
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 State Forest. 0.5 mi. past Cachalot Camp on dirt road.
General Habitat: Pine Barrens. Open area across small lake from road.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 41.853437° -70.681424° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 6757 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 58; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 3]
Collecting Date: 9-2-87
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 1368
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined by=Stefan P. Cover
Microhabitat: Single forager on Formica exsectoides mound in small opening in scrub-oak-pitch pine thicket adjacent to opening described in 1366.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 3, pg.29. Scanned on 2014-08-22; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 3, pg.29. Scanned on 2014-08-22; hard copy may have been updated.