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Species: Lasius nearcticus   Wheeler, 1906 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Lasius flavus subsp. nearcticus Wheeler, 1906f PDF: 38 (w.q.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Wilson, 1955a PDF: 133.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Canada, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 8 times found in mixed hardwood forest, 2 times found in douglas fir/Cercocarpus, 2 times found in Mesic ravine, 2 times found in Basswood-maple forest, 1 times found in oak pine forest, 1 times found in oak pine forest edge, 1 times found in douglas fir forest, 2 times found in Ponderosa pine forest, 2 times found in Ponderosa pine-oak forest, 1 times found in mesic forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 11 times under rock, 4 times under stone, 1 times under small branch on ground, 1 times in Formica soil mound nest, 2 times under log, 1 times sifted leaf litter, 1 times nest under soil clump, 2 times log stage 3, 1 times sifted litter(leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times log stage 2, 1 times dome nest, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times search, 1 times hand collecting, 1 times Winkler, 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 65 - 2320 meters, 1167 meters average

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