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  • Entomology 677676 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica argentea
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Grand Canyon National Park, South Rim, Bright Angel Trail head
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Coconino
  • Aug 2, 1917
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica argentea Wheeler, W.M., 1912
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica argentea
Identified by [no agent data] on 2014-06-19
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by [no agent data]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Coconino
Specific Locality: Grand Canyon National Park, South Rim, Bright Angel Trail head
Verbatim Locality: USA: Arizona , Coconino Co., Grand Canyon National Park, South Rim, Bright Angel Trail head (36°3'32.35''N, 112°8'36.32''W), Aug 2, 1917. 1958 m, B. C. Shannon
General Habitat: open trail
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1958 to 1958 m
Coordinates: 36° 3´ 32.35´´ N 112° 8´ 36.32´´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Gary D. Alpert; 2011-07-28; Source: GPS
Collecting Date: Aug 2, 1917
Collecting Event Remarks: 1 km below rim
Collectors
Raymond C. Shannon
Preparators
Monica Mowery
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined date=2016-01-12 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
Microhabitat: on ground
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