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  • Entomology 524751 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica obscuriventris
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 7mi. W. Jct. Rt. 24 on FSR 306 (in Buena Vista)
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Chaffee
  • 18-vii-1994 (1994-07-18)
  • 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: Chaffee
Specific Locality: 7mi. W. Jct. Rt. 24 on FSR 306 (in Buena Vista)
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Chaffee Co.; 7.0mi w. jct. Rt. 24 (in; Buena Vista) on FSR 306.; elev. 8800'
General Habitat: Low soil mound in sun at border of Aspen-willow thicket with Ponderosa pine forest to 40' tall
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 8800 to ft
Coordinates: 38.842218° -106.131129° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3001 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 42; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 1]
Collecting Date: 18-vii-1994 (1994-07-18)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4149
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
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.25. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.25. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.