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  • Entomology 524570 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica dakotensis
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 9.2mi W Buena Vista, San Isabel National Forest, Avalanche Trailhead, Collegiate Range
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Chaffee
  • 8-19-88
Identifications
Formica dakotensis Emery, 1893
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica dakotensis
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: 9.2mi W Buena Vista, San Isabel National Forest, Avalanche Trailhead, Collegiate Range
Verbatim Locality: 9.2mi. W. Buena Vista; Chaffee Co., Colo.; San Isabel Nat'l. For.; Avalanche Trailhead; Collegiate Range; elev. 9100'
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 1675
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 stone on open slope. Some thatching present on one side of stone.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 3, pg.76. Scanned on 2014-08-22; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 3, pg.76. Scanned on 2014-08-22; hard copy may have been updated.