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  • Entomology 524741 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica obscuriventris
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 6mi W. Jct. Rt. 133 on FSR 265
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Gunnison
  • 14-VII-2004 (2004-07-14)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica obscuriventris Mayr, 1870
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica obscuriventris
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: 6mi W. Jct. Rt. 133 on FSR 265
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Gunnison Co.; 6.0mi W. Jct. Rt. 133 on; FSR 265. 39°07.21'W; 107°26.86'W; elev. 7500'
General Habitat: Shrubby slope, some sagebrus, <6'tall.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7500 to ft
Coordinates: 39° 7.21´ N 107° 26.86´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 0026-06-14; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 14-VII-2004 (2004-07-14)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 6780
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2015-02-20 determined by=Julianne Pelaez
Microhabitat: Large nest in and under 5" diameter Aspen log, banked with thatch in open
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 13, pg.103. Scanned on 2014-10-15; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 13, pg.103. Scanned on 2014-10-15; hard copy may have been updated.