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  • Entomology 525331 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica subnitens
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Colorado Springs, 0.5mi WSW Jct. Rt. 83 on C115
  • North America: United States: Colorado: El Paso
  • 10-VII-1995 (1995-07-10)
Identifications
Formica subnitens Creighton, 1940
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica subnitens
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: El Paso
Specific Locality: Colorado Springs, 0.5mi WSW Jct. Rt. 83 on C115
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: El Paso Co.; Colo. Sprgs. 0.5mi. WSW; Jct. Rt. 83 on C115; elev. 6350'
General Habitat: Scrubby Gambel Oak; woodland 2-3m tall with grassy openings on SW-facing slope
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 6350 to ft
Collecting Date: 10-VII-1995 (1995-07-10)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4462
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
Microhabitat: 3" tall thatch mound in open. Gravelly soil
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.98. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.98. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.