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  • Entomology 525228 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica obscuripes
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Colorado Springs, 1.7 mi S Junction of Route 83 on C115
  • North America: United States: Colorado: El Paso
  • 11-VII-1995 (1995-07-11)
Identifications
Formica obscuripes Forel, 1886
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica obscuripes
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: El Paso
Specific Locality: Colorado Springs, 1.7 mi S Junction of Route 83 on C115
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: El Paso Co.; Colo. Sprgs. 1.7mi S.; Jct. Rt. 83 on C115
General Habitat: Grazed Gambel Oak woodland on East facing slopes
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6000 to ft
Collecting Date: 11-VII-1995 (1995-07-11)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4476
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2015-02-24 determined by=Patrick McCormack
Microhabitat: Rocky, sandy soil. Gravel mound 2'' tall, 10'' diameter in open.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.101. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.101. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.