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  • Entomology 525349 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica exsectoides
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Black Forest, 0.3mi. E. Jct. Rt. 83 on Shoup Rd.
  • North America: United States: Colorado: El Paso
  • 11-VII-1995 (1995-07-11)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica exsectoides Forel, 1886
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica exsectoides
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: Black Forest, 0.3mi. E. Jct. Rt. 83 on Shoup Rd.
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: El Paso Co.; Black Forest. 0.3mi. E.; Jct. Rt. 83 on ShoupRd.; elev. 7000'
General Habitat: Grazed Ponderosa Pine-Gambel Oak woodland (Pines 30-40', oaks to 12') on south-facing slope
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7000 to ft
Coordinates: 39.01666° -104.725531° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 15345 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 43; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 2]
Collecting Date: 11-VII-1995 (1995-07-11)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4483
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2015-02-26 determined by=Julianne Pelaez
Microhabitat: Coarse sand mound 10' tall on open sparesely grassy slope.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.102. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.102. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.