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  • Entomology 524385 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica coloradensis
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 9.2mi W Buena Vista, San Isabel National Forest, Collegiate Range, Avalanche Trailhead
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Chaffee
  • 8-19-88
Identifications
Formica coloradensis Creighton, 1940
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica coloradensis
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: 9.2mi W Buena Vista, San Isabel National Forest, Collegiate Range, Avalanche Trailhead
Verbatim Locality: 9.2mi. W. Buena Vista; Chaffee Co., Colo.; San Isabel Nat'l. For.; Collegiate Range; elev. 9100'; Avalanche Trailhead
General Habitat: Lodgepole Pine-Aspen forest.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 9100 to ft
Collecting Date: 8-19-88
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 1685
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 1
caste=worker determined date=2015-02-24 determined by=Patrick McCormack
Remarks: Flat thatched nest
Microhabitat: nest in open area exposed to sun
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 4, pg.1. Scanned on 2014-08-22; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 4, pg.1. Scanned on 2014-08-22; hard copy may have been updated.