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  • Entomology 522629 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica puberula
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • Colorado Springs. 0.5 miles east of junction at Cresta Road on Rio Grande Street
  • North America: United States: Colorado: El Paso
  • 15-VII-1994 (1994-07-15)
Identifications
Formica puberula Emery, 1893
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica puberula
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: year determined: 1996
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: El Paso
Specific Locality: Colorado Springs. 0.5 miles east of junction at Cresta Road on Rio Grande Street
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: El Paso Co.; Colo. Sprgs. 0.5mi E. Jct.; Cresta Rd. on Rio Grande St.
General Habitat: Disturbed shortgrass prairie
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6150 to ft
Collecting Date: 15-VII-1994 (1994-07-15)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4086
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2014-02-28 determined by=Jignasha D. Rana
Remarks: On raid. Did not find home nest.
Microhabitat: Loamy soil
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.9. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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