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  • Entomology 661865 MCZ Entomology
  • Forelius sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Chiricahua Mountains, Pinery Canyon, 7.0 mi. W. Onion Saddle on FSR 42E.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 7-21-93
Identifications
Forelius sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Forelius
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
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, Pinery Canyon, 7.0 mi. W. Onion Saddle on FSR 42E.
General Habitat: Dense Emory Oak-Q. grisea forest 30-40' tall with dense grass groundcover.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5650 to 5650 ft
Collecting Date: 7-21-93
Collecting Event Remarks: Large polygynous nest, >5000 ants I guess.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3768
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >20
Microhabitat: 2 1/2" crater nest in grassy area at forest edge. Partial sade, gravelly soil.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.37. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.37. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.