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  • Entomology 522761 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica rubicunda
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 6.8 miles NW of junction at Route 160 on Forest Service Road 631 (Piedra Rd.), NW of Pagosa Springs
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Archuleta
  • 21-VII-1994 (1994-07-21)
Identifications
Formica rubicunda Emery, 1893
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica rubicunda
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: Archuleta
Specific Locality: 6.8 miles NW of junction at Route 160 on Forest Service Road 631 (Piedra Rd.), NW of Pagosa Springs
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Archuleta Co.; 6.8mi NW Jct. Rt. 160 on; FSR 631 (Piedra Rd.), NW; Pagosa Sprgs.
General Habitat: Ponderosa Pine woodland, 60-70' tall with shrubby Gambel Oak.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7900 to ft
Collecting Date: 21-VII-1994 (1994-07-21)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4238
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2014-03-18 determined by=Rod Eastwood
Remarks: Raiding
Microhabitat: Bare hole nest in open
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.45. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.45. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.