Formica Exsectiodes; ants, Iowa; ants, mound building; ecological parameters
Consideration of the subsoil form and its effect on ant mound distribution within the forest is presented. Active ant mounds are found only where the subsoil is mainly composed of sand and gravel. A report on the discovery of another large complex of ant mounds six miles northwest of New Hartford, Iowa is made.
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science
© Copyright 1972 by the Iowa Academy of Science, Inc.
Quick, K. M. and Christensen, C. L.
"A Further Note on Formica Exsectiodes Forel,"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science: Vol. 78:
, Article 4.
Available at: http://scholarworks.uni.edu/pias/vol78/iss3/4