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  • Entomology 524832 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica oreas
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 0.8mi N. Jct. FSR 209 on FSR 742 at Taylor Park Reservoir
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Gunnison
  • 20-VII-1994 (1994-07-20)
  • 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: 0.8mi N. Jct. FSR 209 on FSR 742 at Taylor Park Reservoir
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Gunnison Co.; 0.8mi N. Jct. FSR 209; on FSR 742 at Taylor; Park Reservoir.; elev. 9400'
General Habitat: Grazed sagebrush meadow (sage ~ 25% cover). Fine soil with a few rocks.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 9400 to ft
Coordinates: 38.835504° -106.580268° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 873 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 66; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Medium; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 2]
Collecting Date: 20-VII-1994 (1994-07-20)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4224
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: Small thatch mound at side of rock.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.42. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.42. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.