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  • Entomology 525243 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica obscuripes
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 3.8 mi E Santa Fe on Route 435
  • North America: United States: New Mexico: Santa Fe
  • 4-29-89
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: New Mexico
County: Santa Fe
Specific Locality: 3.8 mi E Santa Fe on Route 435
Verbatim Locality: N. Mexico: Santa; Fe Co. 3.8 mi E. Santa Fe on Rt.; 435
General Habitat: Pinyon-Juniper forest border with narrow-leaved cottonwood. Creek valley forest.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7200 to ft
Collecting Date: 4-29-89
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 1989
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: Huge mound nest
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 4, pg.58. Scanned on 2014-08-22; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 4, pg.58. Scanned on 2014-08-22; hard copy may have been updated.