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  • Entomology 662403 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Hemlock Park Ravine: Halifax
  • North America: Canada: Nova Scotia: Halifax
  • 20.ix.1988 (1988-09-20)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Formica Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica
Identified by Philip S. Ward
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: Canada
State/Province: Nova Scotia
County: Halifax
Specific Locality: Hemlock Park Ravine: Halifax
Verbatim Locality: NS Hfx. Co: Hemlock Pk. Ravine, Halifax
General Habitat: mixed conifer forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 20 to 20 m
Coordinates: 44° 41´ 0´´ N 63° 40´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
Philip S. Ward; 1988-09-20; Source: unknown
Coordinate Remarks: Lat. seconds and Long. seconds blank in Original Data. Set to 0 in MCZbase.
Collecting Date: 20.ix.1988 (1988-09-20)
Philip S. Ward
collector number: 9532
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 6
caste=worker determined by=Philip S. Ward
Microhabitat: mound nest