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  • Entomology 525280 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica ravida
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 2.2mi West Jct. FSR 368 on FSR 370
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Teller
  • 9-VII-2004 (2004-07-09)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica ravida Creighton, 1940
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica ravida
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: Teller
Specific Locality: 2.2mi West Jct. FSR 368 on FSR 370
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Teller Co.; 2.2mi West Jct. FSR 368 on; FSR 370. 38*43.97'N,; 104*55.97'W.; elev. 9550'
General Habitat: Aspen, Limber Pine forest to 30'tall on steep slope.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 9550 to ft
Coordinates: 38° 43.97´ N 104° 55.97´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 2014-06-26; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 9-VII-2004 (2004-07-09)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 6684
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2015-02-24 determined by=Julianne Pelaez
Remarks: ~200 ants
Microhabitat: 6" tall thatch mound in light shade on rocky hillside
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 13, pg.83. Scanned on 2014-10-15; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 13, pg.83. Scanned on 2014-10-15; hard copy may have been updated.