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  • Entomology 675693 MCZ Entomology
  • Lasius niger
  • whole animal (pointed); whole animal (pointed); whole animal (pointed)
  • Sacramento Mountains; Haynes Canyon
  • North America: United States: New Mexico: Otero
  • July 3-17 (1917-07-03)
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Identifications
Lasius niger (Linnaeus, 1758)
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Lasiini Lasius niger
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 2014-05-22
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by W. M. Wheeler
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: New Mexico
County: Otero
Specific Locality: Sacramento Mountains; Haynes Canyon
Verbatim Locality: Hayne's Canyon, Sacramento Mts. NM 8000ft
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 8000 to 8000 ft
Coordinates: 32.936825° -105.786004° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 2197 m
Toby Shaya; 2020-10-13; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: July 3-17 (1917-07-03)
Collectors
William Morton Wheeler
Preparators
Monica Mowery
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined date=2016-02-24 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins Sipe
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=queen alate determined date=2016-02-24 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins Sipe
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=male alate determined date=2016-02-24 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins Sipe
Remarks: Labels:
Media
 
Media of type image, MCZ:Ent:675693 Identified as Lasius niger.

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