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  • Entomology 525371 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica opaciventris
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • NW Pagosa Springs 15.1 mi NW Jct. Rt. 160
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Archuleta
  • [no verbatim date data] (1994-07-22)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica opaciventris Emery, 1893
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica opaciventris
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: compared with cotypes
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: Archuleta
Specific Locality: NW Pagosa Springs 15.1 mi NW Jct. Rt. 160
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Archuleta Co.; 15.1 mi. NW Jct. Rt. 160; on FSR 631 NW Pagosa; Sprgs. elev. 7550'
General Habitat: Rich grassy herbaceous pasture with scattered Potentilla fruiticosa on flat next to small creek.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7550 to ft
Coordinates: 37.26945° -107.009762° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 4691 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 45; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 2]
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1994-07-22)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4247
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
caste=worker determined date=2014-07-15 determined by=John Mewherter
Microhabitat: 8"x24" soft soil conical mound. Rich sandy soil.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.47. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.47. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.