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  • Entomology 522540 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica gynocrates
  • whole animal (pointed); whole animal (pointed)
  • 1.6 miles north of Colorado Springs, 0.7 miles north of Junction of Academy Boulevard on Route 83
  • North America: United States: Colorado: El Paso
  • 9-VII-1995 (1995-07-09)
Identifications
Formica gynocrates Snelling, R.R. & Buren, 1985
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica gynocrates
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: year determined: 2005
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: El Paso
Specific Locality: 1.6 miles north of Colorado Springs, 0.7 miles north of Junction of Academy Boulevard on Route 83
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: El Paso Co.; 1.6 mi. N. Colo. Sprgs.; 0.7 mi. N. Jct Academy; Blvd on Rt. 83
General Habitat: Sparsely grassy-herbaceous area with scattered Ponderosa Pine to 4 m. tall on gentle slope.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6500 to ft
Collecting Date: 9-VII-1995 (1995-07-09)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4429
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 1
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 1
Microhabitat: Coarse gravelly soil. Low (< 2") gravelly mound in open.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.89. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.89. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.