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  • Entomology 524564 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica criniventris
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Old Steven's Picnic Area, 12.2mi W Junction Rt. 135 on Rt. 50
  • 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: Old Steven's Picnic Area, 12.2mi W Junction Rt. 135 on Rt. 50
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Gunnison Co.; Old Steven's Picnic Area; 12.2mi W. Jct. Rt. 135 on; Rt. 50.; elev. 7500'
General Habitat: Open sagebrush on flat next to reservoir. Fine soil with small rocks.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7500 to 7500 ft
Collecting Date: 14-VII-1995 (1995-07-14)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4530
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: Under wood with a little thatch around edges.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.5. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 10, pg.5. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.