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  • Entomology 522998 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica wheeleri
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 0.3 mi. SE Jct. FSR357 on FSR 42D
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 7-30-1993
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: Arizona
County: Cochise
Specific Locality: 0.3 mi. SE Jct. FSR357 on FSR 42D
Verbatim Locality: Chiricahua Mts., AZ:; Cochise Co. 0.3 mi. SE; Jct. FSR357 on FSR; 42D
General Habitat: Ponderosa Pine-White fir forest 40-70' tall with very sparse groundcover
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 8240 to 8240 ft
Collecting Date: 7-30-1993
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3873
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2016-04-29 determined by=Jignasha D. Rana
Microhabitat: Nest at base of lupine at edge of very large opening dominated by common mullein, in sun
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.63. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.63. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.