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  • Entomology 524509 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica criniventris
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 12.2mi W Junction Rt 135 on Rt 50. Old Steven's Picnic Area
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Gunnison
  • 14-VII-1995 (1995-07-14)
Identifications
Formica criniventris Wheeler, W.M., 1912
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica criniventris
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: Gunnison
Specific Locality: 12.2mi W Junction Rt 135 on Rt 50. Old Steven's Picnic Area
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Gunnison Co.; 12.2mi. W. Jct. Rt. 135; on Rt. 50. Old Steven's; Picnic Area.; elev. 7500'
General Habitat: Open sagebrush (~25% cover) on flat next to reservoir. 2" tall soil mound built around low shrub. Fine soil with small rocks.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7500 to ft
Collecting Date: 14-VII-1995 (1995-07-14)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4527
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2015-02-17 determined by=Julianne Pelaez
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.4. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.4. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.