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  • Entomology 662748 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica xerophila
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 3.1km south-south-west Wildrose Peak
  • North America: United States: California: Inyo
  • 23.iii.2007 (2007-03-23)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica xerophila Smith, M.R., 1939
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica xerophila
Identified by Philip S. Ward
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: California
County: Inyo
Specific Locality: 3.1km south-south-west Wildrose Peak
Verbatim Locality: USA CA Inyo Co.: 3.1km SSW Wildrose Peak
General Habitat: pine-juniper woodland
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1940 to 1940 m
Coordinates: 36° 15´ N 117° 5.5´ W (Datum: unknown)
Philip S. Ward; 2007-03-23; Source: unknown
Verbatim Coordinates: 36°15.0'N 117°05.5'W
Collecting Date: 23.iii.2007 (2007-03-23)
Collectors
Philip S. Ward
Identifiers
collector number: 15846
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined by=Philip S. Ward
Microhabitat: ground nest