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  • Entomology 523358 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica densiventris
  • whole animal (pointed); whole animal (pointed)
  • Collegiate Range 9.8 miles W. Junction Route 24 on FSR 306
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Chaffee
  • 7-19-1994
  • 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: Chaffee
Specific Locality: Collegiate Range 9.8 miles W. Junction Route 24 on FSR 306
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Chaffee Co.; Collegiate Range. 9.8; mi. W. Jct. Rt. 24 on; FSR 306; elev. 9350'; Aspen for. 30-40' tall; Abundantly thatched; nest at base of grass; clump in gap. Dense; grassy-herb. veg.
General Habitat: Aspen forest 30-40' tall. Abundantly thatched nest at base of grass clump in gap.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 9350 to 9350 ft
Coordinates: 39.76943° -107.002824° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3036 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 35; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 1]
Collecting Date: 7-19-1994
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4176
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 1
caste=male alate determined date=2016-05-04 determined by=Tatiana de Souza Varges
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 1
caste=worker determined date=2016-05-04 determined by=Tatiana de Souza Varges
Microhabitat: Dense grassy-herbaceous vegetation.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.31. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.31. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.