Syntype of Leptothorax muscorum var. septentrionalis

Date Collected:

1915-08-20

North America: Canada: Alberta | Banff

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Current Identification
Leptothorax muscorum (Nylander, 1846)
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Aculeata Formicoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae
Determiner: William Louis Brown, Jr. in 1955
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: Synonymized by Brown (1955). The ant Leptothorax muscorum (Nylander) in North America. Entomological News 66:43-50.
Previous Identification
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Aculeata Formicoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae
Nature of ID: type ID

Media type: text; Wheeler 1917 Description: The mountain ants of western North America;

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Shows Publication: Wheeler 1917 Description: The mountain ants of western North America

  • type number: 8674

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (pointed) fair in collection 3 History
caste = worker   determined date=2016-03-01   determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins SipeORCID iD icon  

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • Canada
  • State/Province:
  • Alberta
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7005694 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Banff
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Banff, Alta.
  • Georeference:
  • 51.1763540°, -115.56649° (Error radius: 2134m) By: Jeremy Kisala on 2020-08-24 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1915-08-20
  • Verbatim Date:
  • Aug. 20 '25
  • Collector:
  • William Morton Wheelerlinked data icon

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