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  • Entomology 520045 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica comata
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Arboretum at Flagstaff
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Coconino
  • 13.vii.2013 (2013-07-13)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Formica comata Wheeler, W.M., 1909
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica comata
Identified by Gary D. Alpert on 2013-11-13
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by Gary D. Alpert
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Coconino
Specific Locality: Arboretum at Flagstaff
Verbatim Locality: USA: Arizona , Coconino Co., Arboretum at Flagstaff (35°9'39.55''N, 111°44'14.96''W) 13.vii.2013, coll. Gary D. Alpert; open meadow, Formica comata nest, #0413
Locality Remarks: Meriiam Powell Research Station
General Habitat: mound nest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 2175 to 2175 m
Coordinates: 35° 9´ 39.55´´ N 111° 44´ 14.96´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1700-01-01; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 13.vii.2013 (2013-07-13)
Collecting Event Remarks: males and females on top of mound in early morning
Gary D. Alpert
field number: #0413
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
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