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  • Entomology 523249 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica aserva
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 2.5 mi. E. County Rd. 5 on Los Pinos Cebolla Rd. (Rt. 45, later FSR 788)
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Hinsdale
  • 28-VII-1994 (1994-07-28)
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: Hinsdale
Specific Locality: 2.5 mi. E. County Rd. 5 on Los Pinos Cebolla Rd. (Rt. 45, later FSR 788)
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Hinsdale Co.; 2.5mi E. County Rd. 5; on Los Pinos Cebolla Rd.; (Rt.45, later FSR 788).; elev. 9300'; Grazed sagebrush (20%; plant cover) on gentle; slope. Fine sandy soil.; Obscure nest at side; of grass clump.
General Habitat: Grazed sagebrush (20% plant cover) on gentle slope.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 9300 to 9300 ft
Collecting Date: 28-VII-1994 (1994-07-28)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4304
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: Fine sandy soil. Obscure nest at side of grass clump.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.61. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.61. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.