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  • Entomology 524824 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica oreas
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 1.1mi E. Jct. FSR 742 on FSR 209
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Gunnison
  • 11-VII-2004 (2004-07-11)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica oreas Wheeler, W.M., 1903
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta 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: Gunnison
Specific Locality: 1.1mi E. Jct. FSR 742 on FSR 209
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Gunnison Co.; 1.1mi E. Jct. FSR 742 on; FSR 209. 38*50.54'N,; 106*32.29'W. elev. 9500'
General Habitat: Enormous, grazed sagebrush meadow on rolling gentle slopes.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 9500 to ft
Coordinates: 38° 50.54´ N 106° 32.29´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 0026-06-14; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 11-VII-2004 (2004-07-11)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 6738
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
Microhabitat: Almost flat thatched nest 3' diameter in open. Coarse sandy soil.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 13, pg.94. Scanned on 2014-10-15; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 13, pg.94. Scanned on 2014-10-15; hard copy may have been updated.