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  • Entomology 524594 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica dakotensis
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Colorado Springs, 0.5mi E. Cresta Rd. on Rio Grande St.
  • North America: United States: Colorado: El Paso
  • 15-vii-1994 (1994-07-15)
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: El Paso
Specific Locality: Colorado Springs, 0.5mi E. Cresta Rd. on Rio Grande St.
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: El Paso Co.; Colo. Sprgs. 0.5mi E.; Cresta Rd. on Rio; Grande St.; elev. 6150'
General Habitat: Disturbed short-grass prairie remnant on vacant lot.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6150 to ft
Collecting Date: 15-vii-1994 (1994-07-15)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4083
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: Obsure nest at base of grass clump.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.9. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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