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  • Entomology 524335 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica ciliata
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 1.6mi N Colorado Springs, 0.7mi N Junction Academy Blvd. on Rt. 83
  • North America: United States: Colorado: El Paso
  • 7-15-1994
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica ciliata Mayr, 1886
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica ciliata
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: El Paso
Specific Locality: 1.6mi N Colorado Springs, 0.7mi N Junction Academy Blvd. on Rt. 83
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: El Paso Co.; 1.6mi. N. Colorado Sprgs.; 0.7mi. N. Jct. Academy; Blvd. on Rt. 83; elev. 6500'
General Habitat: Sandy sparsely grassy-herbaceous area with scattered Ponderosa pine to 4m between Rt 83 and I-25.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6500 to ft
Coordinates: 38.833882° -104.821363° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 22246 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 47; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 2]
Collecting Date: 7-15-1994
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4095
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 1
caste=queen determined date=2015-02-11 determined by=Julianne Pelaez
Microhabitat: Running on soil surface before rain
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.11. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.11. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.