MCZ Entomology 522820

Formica wheeleri Creighton, 1935

Date Collected:

2008-07-17

North America: United States: Utah: Sevier | Pahvant Range, 3.7 miles west of junction Route 50 on FSR 102

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Shows Cataloged Item: MCZ:Ent:522820 Formica wheeleri

Current Identification
Formica wheeleri Creighton, 1935
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Aculeata Formicoidea Formicidae Formicinae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy

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  • collector number: SPC 7761

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2 History

Attribute Value Determination On
associated taxon host: Formica manni(?) det. Stefan P. Cover 2009 By: Julianne Pelaez

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  • Colony emigration on sunner day after rain

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  • Continent:
  • 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
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Utah: Sevier Co. Pahvant Range. 3.7 mi. W. Jct. Rt. 50 on FSR 102.
  • Elevation:
  • 6500 ft
  • Habitat Description:
  • Dense sagebrush (~75% cover, 2-4' tall) on flat.
  • Microhabitat:
  • Sandy with clay
  • Georeference:
  • 38.9815000°, -112.05650° (Error radius: Not Specified) By: Stefan P. Cover on 2008-07-17 (Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • degrees dec. minutes (38° 58.890000′ N  112° 3.39000000′ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 2008-07-17
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 7-17-08
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • Nest emigration on sunny day after rain. Couldn't find old nest.
  • Collecting Event/Field Number:
  • 7761 (Stefan Cover Collecting Event Numbers of Stefan P. Cover)
  • Collector:
  • Stefan P. Coverlinked data icon

  • None

Media type: text; Entomology 522824;  522828;  522820;  522819;  522825;  522826;  522823;  522822;  522821;  522827;  662145;  662146;  662260;  662275;  662261 Description: Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.106. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.;

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Ledger Entry for: 15 cataloged items from MCZ:Ent:522824 Formica wheeleri to MCZ:Ent:6622...

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