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  • Entomology 524759 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica obscuriventris
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Collegiate Range, 9.5mi W. Jct. Rt. 24 in Buena Vista on FSR 306
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Chaffee
  • 18-VII-1994 (1994-07-18)
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: Collegiate Range, 9.5mi W. Jct. Rt. 24 in Buena Vista on FSR 306
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Chaffee Co.; Collegiate Range 9.5mi; W. Jct. Rt. 24 in Buena Vista on FSR 306.; elev. 9300'
General Habitat: Logging gap in Aspen stand.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 9300 to ft
Collecting Date: 18-VII-1994 (1994-07-18)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4164
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: In and under small log 4" diameter with some thatch at gap edge in partial shade
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.29. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.29. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.