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  • Entomology 522582 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica gynocrates
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 2.4 miles north of Colorado Springs, Exit 151 on I-25, flat area just east of exit.
  • North America: United States: Colorado: El Paso
  • 9-VII-1995 (1995-07-09)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica gynocrates Snelling, R.R. & Buren, 1985
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica gynocrates
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: El Paso
Specific Locality: 2.4 miles north of Colorado Springs, Exit 151 on I-25, flat area just east of exit.
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: El Paso Co.; 2.4 mi. N. Colo. Sprgs.; Exit 151 on I-25; flat area just E. exit.
General Habitat: Open grassy-herbaceous area with scattered Ponderosa Pines to 5 m.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6750 to ft
Coordinates: 38.868674° -104.821363° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 23696 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 92; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: High; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 1]
Collecting Date: 9-VII-1995 (1995-07-09)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4437
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2014-03-12 determined by=Victoria Savona
Microhabitat: Low gravelly mound 12" square in open.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.92. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.92. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.