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  • Entomology 525205 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica oreas
  • whole animal (pointed); whole animal (pointed)
  • 3.6mi SW Jct. Co. Rd. 321 on FSR 162
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Chaffee
  • 10-VII-2004 (2004-07-10)
  • 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: Chaffee
Specific Locality: 3.6mi SW Jct. Co. Rd. 321 on FSR 162
Verbatim Locality: CO: Chaffee Co. 3.6mi; SW Jct. Co. Rd. 321 on; FSR 162. 38°42.88'N,; 106°13.38'W. elev. 8660'
General Habitat: Rocky, gentle, open slope with some shrubs, Pinyon, & Douglas Fir in creek valley.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 8660 to ft
Coordinates: 38° 42.88´ N 106° 13.38´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 0026-06-14; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 10-VII-2004 (2004-07-10)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 6716
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 1
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 1
Remarks: >10,000 ants
Microhabitat: Low, rocky mound with a little thatch in open. Medium sandy soil.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 13, pg.90. Scanned on 2014-10-15; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 13, pg.90. Scanned on 2014-10-15; hard copy may have been updated.