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  • Entomology 525365 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica opaciventris
  • whole animal (pointed); whole animal (pointed)
  • Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park 1/4 miles south Entr. on Rt. 347
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Montrose
  • 7-28-1987
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica opaciventris Emery, 1893
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica opaciventris
Identified by Stefan P. Cover on 2018-01-25
Nature of ID: expert ID
Formica opaciventris Emery, 1893
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica opaciventris
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: Montrose
Specific Locality: Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park 1/4 miles south Entr. on Rt. 347
Verbatim Locality: Black Canyon of the; Gunnison Nat'l. Mon.; 1/4 mi. S. Entr. on Rt.; 347. Montrose Co.; Colorado. 1324; elev. 8300'
General Habitat: Shrubby Gambel Oak forest with sagebrush in open areas
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 8300 to ft
Coordinates: 38.577782° -107.724262° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 2289 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 72; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 1]
Collecting Date: 7-28-1987
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 1324
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 1
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 1
Microhabitat: Mound nests at forest edge in sun
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 3, pg.22. Scanned on 2014-08-22; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 3, pg.22. Scanned on 2014-08-22; hard copy may have been updated.