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  • Entomology 524523 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica criniventris
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 11.9mi W Gunnison, Curecanti National Recreation Area, Old Steven's Picnic Area
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Gunnison
  • 8-16-88
  • BerkeleyMapper
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: 11.9mi W Gunnison, Curecanti National Recreation Area, Old Steven's Picnic Area
Verbatim Locality: 11.9mi. W. Gunnison; Gunnison Co., Colorado; Curecanti Nat'l Recr.; Area.; elev. 7500'; Old Steven's Picnic Area
General Habitat: Sagebrush desert (~40% cover).
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7500 to ft
Coordinates: 38.465832° -107.330339° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 33782 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 65; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 2]
Collecting Date: 8-16-88
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 1656
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
Microhabitat: Soil nest in open. No thatching.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 3, pg.73. Scanned on 2014-08-22; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 3, pg.73. Scanned on 2014-08-22; hard copy may have been updated.