MCZ Kronosaurus Logo

MCZBASE:The Database of the Zoological Collections

Museum of Comparative Zoology - Harvard University

  • Entomology 523349 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica densiventris
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Exit 151 on I-25, 2.4 miles N. Colorado Springs
  • North America: United States: Colorado: El Paso
  • 7-16-1994
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica densiventris Viereck, 1903
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica densiventris
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: El Paso
Specific Locality: Exit 151 on I-25, 2.4 miles N. Colorado Springs
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: El Paso Co.; Exit 151 on I-25, 2.4; mi. N. Colorado Sprgs.; elev. 6650'; Open Ponderosa Pine; Woodland 20-30' on slope; In 12" diam. rotten; pine log with thatch; in cracks. Partial; shade.
General Habitat: Open Ponderosa Pine Woodland 20-30' on slope.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6650 to 6650 ft
Coordinates: 38.868674° -104.821363° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 23696 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 92; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: High; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 1]
Collecting Date: 7-16-1994
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4116
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2016-05-04 determined by=Tatiana de Souza Varges
Microhabitat: In 12" diameter rotten pinelog with thatch in cracks. Partial shade.
Media
 
Media Preview Image

image (image/jpeg)
Media Details
Media Preview Image

Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.17. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

text (text/html)
Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.17. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.