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  • Entomology 662137 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 8.4 miles W. Exit 71 on I-70 on dirt road parallel to I-70. Alumbed Hollow.
  • North America: United States: Utah: Sevier
  • 7-16-08
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Utah
County: Sevier
Specific Locality: 8.4 miles W. Exit 71 on I-70 on dirt road parallel to I-70. Alumbed Hollow.
Verbatim Locality: Utah: Sevier Co. 8.4 mi. W. Exit 71 on I-70 on dirt road parallel to I-70. Alumbed Hollow.
General Habitat: Small Canyon running N-S with dense Gambel Oak Forest to 25' tall on E-facing slopes. Rhus trilobata in more open areas. Heavily grazed. No understory in oak forest.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5940 to 5940 ft
Coordinates: 38° 54.57´ N 111° 41.82´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2008-07-16; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 7-16-08
Collecting Event Remarks: <100 ants, no sexual brood.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7746
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection <40
Microhabitat: Sandy soil. Under rock in shade. 2" oak litter.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.103. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.103. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.