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  • Entomology 522820 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica wheeleri
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Pahvant Range, 3.7 miles west of Junction Route 50 on FSR 102; 38*58.89'N, 112*03.39'W.; elev. 6500'
  • North America: United States: Utah: Sevier
  • 17-VII-2008 (2008-07-17)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica wheeleri Creighton, 1935
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica wheeleri
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Utah
County: Sevier
Specific Locality: Pahvant Range, 3.7 miles west of Junction Route 50 on FSR 102; 38*58.89'N, 112*03.39'W.; elev. 6500'
Verbatim Locality: Utah: Sevier Co.; Pahvant Range. 3.7mi; W. Jct. Rt. 50 on FSR 102; 38*58.89'N, 112*03.39'W.; elev. 6500'
General Habitat: Dense sagebrush (~75% cover, 2-4'tall) on flat.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6500 to ft
Coordinates: 38° 58.89´ N 112° 3.39´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 0026-06-14; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 17-VII-2008 (2008-07-17)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7761
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
Attributes
associated taxon: host: Formica manni(?) det. Stefan P. Cover 2009
  Julianne Pelaez
Remarks: Colony emigration on sunner day after rain
Microhabitat: Sandy with clay
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.106. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.106. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.