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  • Entomology 655135 MCZ Entomology
  • Lasius murphyi
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Abajo Mountains, 0.7 mile southwest of junction FSR 105 on FSR 102 (County Road 102)
  • North America: United States: Utah: San Juan
  • 7-13-06
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Identifications
Lasius murphyi Forel, 1901
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Lasius murphyi
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2006-07-13
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Utah
County: San Juan
Specific Locality: Abajo Mountains, 0.7 mile southwest of junction FSR 105 on FSR 102 (County Road 102)
Verbatim Locality: Abajo Mtns. 0.7 mi. SW Jct. FSR 105 on FSR 102 (Co. Rd. 102).
General Habitat: Juniper, Pinyon, Gambel Oak woodland to 15' tall with large patches of sagebrush, on gentle E-facing slope.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7150 to 7150 ft
Coordinates: 37° 51.52´ N 109° 21.02´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2006-07-13; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 7-13-06
Collecting Event Remarks: No brood.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7305
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.35
caste=worker determined by=Stefan P. Cover
Microhabitat: Under rock at juniper canopy edge in sun. Sparse grass. Fine sand with clay.
Media
 
Media of type text, Entomology 651617;567092;567089;567094;567091;567088;567090;567095;567093;655135;655136;655712;655137;655138. Description:Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.17. Scanned on 2014-11-25; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.17. Scanned on 2014-11-25; hard copy may have been updated.