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  • Entomology 22724 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica nevadensis
  • whole animal (mounted)
  •    Holotype of Formica microgyna var. nevadensis
  • [no specific locality data]
  • North America: United States: Nevada
  • Jul 1875 (1875-07-01 - 1875-07-31)
Identifications
Formica nevadensis Wheeler, W.M., 1904
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica nevadensis
Identified by William Morton Wheeler on 1905-12-31
Nature of ID: expert ID
Formica microgyna var. nevadensis Wheeler 1904
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica microgyna var. nevadensis
Identified by Wheeler on 1904-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
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A new type of social parasitism among ants
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A new type of social parasitism among ants
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Nevada
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Ormsby Co. Nev.
Locality Remarks: Ornsby County is no longer a county, since 1969.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: Jul 1875 (1875-07-01 - 1875-07-31)
Collectors
Baker
Identifiers
type number: 22724
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (mounted) good, tentative unknown 1
Attributes
collection: Gift of W. M. Wheeler
  Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Labels: Ormsby Co. Nev. July Baker; 1875; Gift of W.M. Wheeler; MCZ cotype 22724; Holotype Formica nevadensis Wheeler.
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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.94

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MCZ Entomology Diptera 017197-023313, pg.94