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  • Entomology 661522 MCZ Entomology
  • Camponotus vicinus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Old Steven's Picnic Area, 12.2 mi. W. Jct. Rt. 135 on Rt. 50.
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Gunnison
  • 7-14-95
Identifications
Camponotus vicinus Mayr, 1870
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Camponotini Camponotus vicinus
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1995-07-14
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: Gunnison
Specific Locality: Old Steven's Picnic Area, 12.2 mi. W. Jct. Rt. 135 on Rt. 50.
General Habitat: Open sagebrush (~25% cover) with sparse vegetation between sage clumps on flat next to reservoir.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7500 to 7500 ft
Collecting Date: 7-14-95
Collecting Event Remarks: Only a few workers and no brood found.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4528
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 20
Microhabitat: Large crater nest (6" diameter) around dead sage clump.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.4. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.4. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.