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  • Entomology 523155 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica sp.
  • whole animal (pointed); whole animal (pinned)
  • 8.9mi N Jct. Rt. 135 on FSR730 (0.3mi S. County Rd. 727 on FSR 730)
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Gunnison
  • 13-VII-1995 (1995-07-13)
Identifications
Formica sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica
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: Gunnison
Specific Locality: 8.9mi N Jct. Rt. 135 on FSR730 (0.3mi S. County Rd. 727 on FSR 730)
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Gunnison Co.;8.9mi N Jct. Rt. 135 on; FSR730 (0.3mi S. County; Rd. 727 on FSR 730)
General Habitat: Moist sagebrush (~50% cover) on west facing slope
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 8150 to 8150 ft
Collecting Date: 13-VII-1995 (1995-07-13)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4507
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
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 1
caste=queen determined date=2016-04-29 determined by=Jignasha D. Rana
Microhabitat: cryptic nest at base of sage clump; fine soil
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.107. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.107. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.