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  • Formica altipetens ?
  • whole animal (ethanol); whole animal (ethanol) sample
  • La Sal Mountains. 1.4 miles NE Junction FSR 062 on FSR 063 (Rd. to Warner)
  • North America: United States: Utah: Grand
  • 7-21-08
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica altipetens ?
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica altipetens
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: Grand
Specific Locality: La Sal Mountains. 1.4 miles NE Junction FSR 062 on FSR 063 (Rd. to Warner)
Verbatim Locality: Utah: Grand Co. La Sal Mtns. 1.4 mi. NE Jct. FSR 062 on FSR 063 (Rd. to Warner)
General Habitat: Heavily grazed Scrubby Gambel Oak woodland to 12' tall with large grassy-herbaceous gaps on Northwest-facing slope. Sandy soil. Moderate grassy-herbaceous vegetation.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 8400 to 8400 ft
Coordinates: 38° 30.47´ N 109° 19.38´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2008-07-21; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 7-21-08
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7829
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection ca.40
whole animal (ethanol) subsample good on loan 40
Remarks: (fusca group)
Microhabitat: 6" tall grass-covered mound on roadside.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.120. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.120. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.