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  • Entomology 523206 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica aserva
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 26.4 miles west of Pagosa Springs (measured from west of city limits sign). 0.3-0.4 miles east of Junction Route 160 on FSR 613 (Fossett Gulch Road)
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Archuleta
  • 23-VII-1994 (1994-07-23)
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Identifications
Formica aserva Forel, 1901
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica aserva
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: Archuleta
Specific Locality: 26.4 miles west of Pagosa Springs (measured from west of city limits sign). 0.3-0.4 miles east of Junction Route 160 on FSR 613 (Fossett Gulch Road)
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Archuleta Co.; 26.4 mi. W. Pagosa Sprgs.; 0.3 mi. E. Jct. Rt. 160 on; FSR 613; elev. 6900'; Dense, managed Ponderosa; Pine stand, 50-60' tall on; N-facing slope. 12" diam.; pinelog-partial shade
General Habitat: Dense, managed Ponderosa Pine stand, 50-60' tall on north facing slope
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6900 to 6900 ft
Coordinates: 37.268477° -107.490815° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 34659 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 90; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: High; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 2]
Collecting Date: 23-VII-1994 (1994-07-23)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4268
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2016-04-29 determined by=Tatiana de Souza Varges
Microhabitat: 12 inch diameter pine log, partial shade
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Media of type text, ledger entry for cataloged_item. Entomology 653323;653322;653324;523212;523209;523211;523207;523213;523206;523210;523208;653325. Description:Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.52. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.52. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.