MCZ Entomology 654617

Lasius americanus Emery, 1893

Date Collected:

2001-04-09

North America: United States: Arizona: Graham | Graham Mountains, 9.5 miles southwest Junction Route 191 on Route 366

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: Stefan P. Coverlinked data icon on 2001-04-09
Nature of ID: expert ID

  • NCBI GenBank number: LT977426 linked data icon
  • collector number: SPC 6233

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.25 History
caste = worker   determined by=Stefan P. Coverlinked data icon  

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Arizona
  • County:
  • Graham
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/2000094 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Graham Mountains, 9.5 miles southwest Junction Route 191 on Route 366
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Graham Mtns., 9.5 mi. SW Jct. Rt. 191 on Rt. 366.
  • Elevation:
  • 6100 ft
  • Habitat Description:
  • Protected E-facing creek valley with Alder, Walnut, Maple, Boxelder forest 40-90' tall. Uneven mature forest in steep creek valley.
  • Microhabitat:
  • Under large rock and in adjacent litter. Light shade. Moist, rich soil. Creek valley bottom.
  • Georeference:
  • 32.6518333°, -109.81333° (Error radius: Not Specified) By: Stefan P. Cover on 2001-04-09 (Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • degrees dec. minutes (32° 39.110000′ N  109° 48.80000000′ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 2001-04-09
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 4-9-01
  • Collecting Event/Field Number:
  • 6233 (Stefan Cover Collecting Event Numbers of Stefan P. Cover)
  • Collector:
  • Stefan P. Coverlinked data icon

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Media type: text; Entomology 654614;  654615;  550393;  550394;  550395;  550397;  651368;  550398;  550396;  654616;  654617 Description: Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 12, pg.98. Scanned on 2014-10-10; hard copy may have been updated.;

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