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  • Entomology 662081 MCZ Entomology
  • Forelius sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Okalocoochee Slough St. For. Spirit of the Wild Management Area. 2.1 miles N. Rt. 832.
  • North America: United States: Florida: Hendry
  • 2-26-08
  • BerkeleyMapper
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: Florida
County: Hendry
Specific Locality: Okalocoochee Slough St. For. Spirit of the Wild Management Area. 2.1 miles N. Rt. 832.
Verbatim Locality: Florida: Hendry Co. Okalocoochee Slough St. For. Spirit of the Wild Management Area. 2.1 mi. N. Rt. 832.
General Habitat: Wet Slash Pine flatwoods to 40' tall with scattered Palmetto.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 30 to 30 ft
Coordinates: 26° 37.18´ N 81° 25.56´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2008-02-26; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 2-26-08
Collecting Event Remarks: >3000 ants. Sexual pupae present.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7667
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.40
Remarks: Forelius "pruinosus."
Microhabitat: Dry sandy gap surrounded by Palmetto. 3" diam. crater at gap edge in sun. Sparse grass, pure sand.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.88. Scanned on 2014-10-17; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.88. Scanned on 2014-10-17; hard copy may have been updated.