MCZ Entomology 645000

Lasius americanus Emery, 1893

Date Collected:

2013-08-05

North America: United States: New York: Albany | Albany Pine Bush

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: Grace W. Barber
Nature of ID: expert ID

  • other number: vial 1808

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 2 History
caste = worker  
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1 History
caste = queen alate  

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  • VOUCHER SPECIMEN, "Ants of New York State Inland Pine Barrens"

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • New York
  • County:
  • Albany
  • Specific Locality:
  • Albany Pine Bush
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • NY: Albany Co.: Albany Pine Bush
  • Verbatim Coordinates:
  • 42.7140230 N, -73.8652500 W
  • Habitat Description:
  • pine barrens
  • Microhabitat:
  • scrubland
  • Georeference:
  • 42.7140230°, -73.865250° (Error radius: Not Specified) By: Grace W. Barber on 2013-07-01 (Source: specimen label)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Verbatim Coordinates:
  • 42.7140230 N, -73.8652500 W
  • Collecting Method:
  • 8 minute quadrat search
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 2013-08-05
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 2013.VIII.5
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • Grace W. Barber/M.S. Thesis
  • Collector:
  • Grace W. Barber

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  • [Masked]

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