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  • Entomology 523235 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica aserva
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 6.8 mi. NW Jct. Rt. 160 on FSR 631 NW Pagosa Springs
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Archuleta
  • 21-VII-1994 (1994-07-21)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica aserva Forel, 1901
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta 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: 6.8 mi. NW Jct. Rt. 160 on FSR 631 NW Pagosa Springs
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Archuleta Col; 6.8 mi. NW Jct. Rt. 160; on FSR 631 NW Pagosa; Sprgs.; elev. 7900'; Ponderosa Pine woodland 60-70' tall. Enormous colony (>10,000) in 2 1/2' ; diam. stump in open
General Habitat: Ponderosa Pine woodland 60-70' tall.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7900 to 7900 ft
Coordinates: 37.339142° -107.097377° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 7060 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 48; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Medium; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 2]
Collecting Date: 21-VII-1994 (1994-07-21)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4237
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: Enormous colony (>10,000) in 2 1/2' diam. stump in open.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.45. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.45. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.