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  • Entomology 661843 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica gnava
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chiricahua Mountains, 8.5 miles NW Jct. Rt. 80 on FSR 74. Tex Canyon.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 7-17-93
Identifications
Formica gnava Buckley, 1866
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica gnava
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 1993-07-17
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Cochise
Specific Locality: Chiricahua Mountains, 8.5 miles NW Jct. Rt. 80 on FSR 74. Tex Canyon.
General Habitat: Open seasonal creek valley woodland 20-30' tall dominated by Quercus emoryi, Q. grisea, and Juniper.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5300 to 5300 ft
Collecting Date: 7-17-93
Collecting Event Remarks: <100 workers. 3 Histerids present.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3718
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >10
Microhabitat: Under rock in shade under 30' tall Juniper. < 1" litter present.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.25. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.25. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.