MCZ Kronosaurus Logo

MCZBASE:The Database of the Zoological Collections

Museum of Comparative Zoology - Harvard University

  • Entomology 662295 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Sierra Ancha Mtns., 19.3 mi. N. Salt River on Rt. 288.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Gila
  • 8-18-05
  • 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: Arizona
County: Gila
Specific Locality: Sierra Ancha Mtns., 19.3 mi. N. Salt River on Rt. 288.
General Habitat: Ponderosa Pine forest with sparse Gray Oak, Emory Oak, and Gambel Oak understory, on gentle W-facing slope.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5500 to 5500 ft
Coordinates: 33° 49.25´ N 110° 58.87´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2005-08-18; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 8-18-05
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7175
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 1
Microhabitat: Foundress under rock in partial shade. Eggs and larvae present. Medium sandy soil. Sparse groundcover.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 13, pg.178. Scanned on 2014-10-15; hard copy may have been updated.

text (text/html)
Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 13, pg.178. Scanned on 2014-10-15; hard copy may have been updated.