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Paralectotype of Formica cinerea var. altipetens  
  Syntype of Formica cinerea cinerea var. altipetens

Date Collected:

1906-07-13

North America: United States: Colorado: Teller | Florissant

Current Identification
Formica altipetens Wheeler, W.M., 1913
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Aculeata Formicoidea Formicidae Formicinae
Determiner: Stefan P. Coverlinked data icon on 2014-07-08
Nature of ID: expert ID
Previous Identifications
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Aculeata Formicoidea Formicidae Formicinae
Determiner: André Francoeur in 1973
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: paralectotype designation
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Aculeata Formicoidea Formicidae Formicinae
Determined As: Formica cinerea var. altipetens
Determiner: Wheeler in 1913
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: First available use of unavailable name: F. cinerea cinerea altipetens (Wheeler, 1913).

Media type: text, Wheeler 1913 Description: Wheeler (1913), Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 53(10): 379-565

(Media Record)(media file)

Wheeler 1913 Description: Wheeler (1913), Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 53(10): 379-565

Media type: image, Francoeur 1973 Description: Revision taxonomique des especes nearctiques du groupe fusca, genre Formica (Formicidae, Hymenoptera)

(Media Record)(media file)

Francoeur 1973 Description: Revision taxonomique des especes nearctiques du groupe fusca, genre Formica (Formicidae, Hymenoptera)

  • type number: 8876

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative unknown 1 History

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  • Labels: Florissant Colo July.13.06 Wheeler; Paralectotype Formica altipetens Wheeler A.F. 1967

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Colorado
  • County:
  • Teller
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/2000251 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Florissant
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Florissant Colo
  • Georeference:
  • 38.9458250, -105.28943 (Error radius: 3036m) By: Brendan Haley on 2019-07-08 (Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-07-08)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1906-07-13
  • Verbatim Date:
  • July.13.06
  • Collector:
  • William Morton Wheelerlinked data icon

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