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  • Entomology 662406 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 2km northwest Mt. Uniacke
  • North America: Canada: Nova Scotia: Hants
  • 21.ix.1988 (1988-09-21)
  • 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: Hants
Specific Locality: 2km northwest Mt. Uniacke
Verbatim Locality: NS Hants Co: 2km NW Mt. Uniacke
General Habitat: sphagnum bog
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 180 to 180 m
Coordinates: 44° 56´ 0´´ N 63° 51´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
Philip S. Ward; 1988-09-21; Source: unknown
Coordinate Remarks: Lat. seconds and Long. seconds blank in Original Data. Set to 0 in MCZbase.
Collecting Date: 21.ix.1988 (1988-09-21)
Philip S. Ward
collector number: 9536
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 3
caste=worker determined by=Philip S. Ward
Microhabitat: ground nest