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  • Entomology 662300 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica argentea
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 2.1 mi. SW Jct. FSR 105 on Co. Rd. 102, nr. Lloyd's Lake
  • North America: United States: Utah: San Juan
  • 7-13-06
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica argentea Wheeler, W.M., 1912
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica argentea
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: San Juan
Specific Locality: 2.1 mi. SW Jct. FSR 105 on Co. Rd. 102, nr. Lloyd's Lake
Verbatim Locality: Utah: San Juan Co. 2.1 mi. SW Jct. FSR 105 on Co. Rd. 102, nr. Lloyd's Lake
General Habitat: Scrubby grazed Gambel Oak woodland to 15' tall with large sagebrush gaps on SE-facing slope.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7250 to 7250 ft
Coordinates: 37° 50.62´ N 109° 22.18´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2006-07-13; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 7-13-06
Collecting Event Remarks: ~200 ants
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7321
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >30
Microhabitat: Under rock in sun at edge of Gambel Oak clump. Sparse grass-fine sand.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.20. Scanned on 2014-11-25; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.20. Scanned on 2014-11-25; hard copy may have been updated.