MCZ Entomology 654998

Lasius americanus Emery, 1893

Date Collected:

2005-07-23

North America: United States: Maine: Kennebec | Mount Pisgah

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 2005-07-23
Nature of ID: expert ID

  • NCBI GenBank number: LT977436 linked data icon
  • collector number: SPC 7069

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.40 History
caste = worker   determined by=Stefan P. Coverlinked data icon  
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 5 History
Remarks: transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2015-02-14
¬ Subsample: whole animal (ethanol) good deaccessioned - used up 1 History
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked deaccessioned - gift 5 History
Remarks: 5 w
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked deaccessioned - gift 5 History
Remarks: 5 w

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Maine
  • County:
  • Kennebec
  • Specific Locality:
  • Mount Pisgah
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Mt. Pisgah. SPC 7069
  • Elevation:
  • 700 ft
  • Habitat Description:
  • Secondary N. Red Oak, Paper Birch, Red Maple, White Pine to 30' tall.
  • Microhabitat:
  • Under rock in partial shade. Dense Polytrichum and herb. groundcover. Coarse sandy soil.
  • Georeference:
  • 44.3041666°, -70.027833° (Error radius: Not Specified) By: Stefan P. Cover on 2005-07-23 (Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • degrees dec. minutes (44° 18.250000′ N  70° 1.67000000′ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 2005-07-23
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 7-23-05
  • Collecting Event/Field Number:
  • 7069 (Stefan Cover Collecting Event Numbers of Stefan P. Cover)
  • Collector:
  • Stefan P. Coverlinked data icon

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Media type: text; Entomology 651519;  570731;  570734;  570737;  570739;  570732;  570735;  570736;  570733;  570738;  654997;  654998;  551881;  551879;  551882;  551885;  551883;  551877;  551884;  551880;  651520;  551878 Description: Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 13, pg.158. Scanned on 2014-10-15; hard copy may have been updated.;

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  • Deaccessioned