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  • Entomology 522640 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica puberula
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 0.8 miles north of Junction FSR 209 on FSR 742 at Taylor Park Reservoir
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Gunnison
  • 20-VII-1994 (1994-07-20)
Identifications
Formica puberula Emery, 1893
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica puberula
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Formica oreas Wheeler, W.M., 1903
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica oreas
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: Gunnison
Specific Locality: 0.8 miles north of Junction FSR 209 on FSR 742 at Taylor Park Reservoir
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Gunnison Co.; 0.8mi N. Jct. FSR 209 on; FSR 742 at Taylor Park; Reservoir.; elev. 9400'
General Habitat: Grazed sagebrush desert with 25% plant cover.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 9400 to ft
Collecting Date: 20-VII-1994 (1994-07-20)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4221
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
Microhabitat: Fine soil. Cryptic nest between sage clumps.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.41. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.41. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.