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  • Entomology 523018 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica wheeleri
  • whole animal (pinned); whole animal (pointed); whole animal (pinned)
  • Chiricahua Mtns. Onion Saddle.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Cochise
  • 22-VII-1993 (1993-07-22)
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: Chiricahua Mtns. Onion Saddle.
Verbatim Locality: Arizona: Cochise Co.; Chiricahua Mtns.; Onion Saddle.
General Habitat: Douglas Fir, Silverleaf Oak, Gray Oak, Juniper forest, 20-35' tall
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7600 to 7600 ft
Collecting Date: 22-VII-1993 (1993-07-22)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 3796
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
caste=worker determined date=2016-04-29 determined by=Jignasha D. Rana remark=slave
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 0
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 1
caste=worker determined date=2016-04-29 determined by=Jignasha D. Rana
Microhabitat: Partial shade; nest under grass clump in small gap
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.43. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 8, pg.43. Scanned on 2014-10-01; hard copy may have been updated.