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  • Entomology 525212 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica oreas
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • San Francisco Mountains, 0.6 mi SSW Jct. Rt. 89A on FSR 420
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Coconino
  • 15-VIII-1998 (1998-08-15)
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: Arizona
County: Coconino
Specific Locality: San Francisco Mountains, 0.6 mi SSW Jct. Rt. 89A on FSR 420
Verbatim Locality: Arizona: Coconino Co.; San Francisco Mtns. 0.6; mi SSW Jct. Rt. 89A on; FSR 420.; elev. 7100'
General Habitat: Open Ponderosa Pine woodland 35-50' tall on gentle east-facing slope.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7100 to ft
Collecting Date: 15-VIII-1998 (1998-08-15)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 5161
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
Remarks: 5161-mixed series. See F.n.sp.? at end of ruff group. SPC V-2008
Microhabitat: Under rock with excavated soil piled at edges, no thatch. In large gap. Sandy soil with rocks.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 11, pg.23. Scanned on 2014-10-08; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 11, pg.23. Scanned on 2014-10-08; hard copy may have been updated.