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  • Entomology 524407 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica coloradensis
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Collegiate Range 7.0mi W Junction Rt. 24 on FSR 306
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Chaffee
  • 7-18-1994
Identifications
Formica coloradensis Creighton, 1940
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica coloradensis
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: Chaffee
Specific Locality: Collegiate Range 7.0mi W Junction Rt. 24 on FSR 306
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Chaffee Co.; Collegiate Range 7.0mi; W. Jct. Rt. 24 on; FSR 306.; elev. 8800'
General Habitat: Open Ponderosa Pine woodland with much Potentilla fruticosa <1m tall
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 8800 to ft
Collecting Date: 7-18-1994
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4151
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2015-02-13 determined by=Julianne Pelaez
Microhabitat: In and under 12" diameter pine log with same thatch in sun
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.26. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.26. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.