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  • Entomology 524813 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica oreas
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 2.4mi N Colorado Springs, Exit 151 on I-25
  • North America: United States: Colorado: El Paso
  • 9-VII-1995 (1995-07-09)
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Identifications
Formica oreas Wheeler, W.M., 1903
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica oreas
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: 2.4mi N Colorado Springs, Exit 151 on I-25
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: El Paso Co.; 2.4mi. N. Colorado Sprgs.; Exit 151 on I-25.; elev. 6650'
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6650 to ft
Coordinates: 38.833882° -104.821363° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 22246 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 47; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 1]
Collecting Date: 9-VII-1995 (1995-07-09)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4443
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2015-02-22 determined by=Julianne Pelaez
Attributes
associated taxon: just west of exit. Low gravelly mound. Coarse gravelly soil.
  Julianne Pelaez
Remarks: >5000 ants
Microhabitat: Densely grassy-herbaceous area with scattered Ponderosa Pine to 4m. tall
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.93. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.93. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.