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  • Entomology 525418 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica argentea
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Round Mountain Campground, 19.2mi W. Jct. Rt. 67 on Rt. 24
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Park
  • 12-VII-1995 (1995-07-12)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica argentea Wheeler, W.M., 1912
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica argentea
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: Park
Specific Locality: Round Mountain Campground, 19.2mi W. Jct. Rt. 67 on Rt. 24
Verbatim Locality: Colorado: Park Co.; Round Mtn. Cmpgr.; 19.2mi W. Jct. Rt. 67; on Rt. 24; elev. 8450'
General Habitat: Open Ponderosa Pine woodland 30-50' tall.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 8450 to ft
Coordinates: 39.041103° -105.447776° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 1807 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 44; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 2]
Collecting Date: 12-VII-1995 (1995-07-12)
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4498
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: Sandy soil. Under rock in open, sparsely vegetated area.
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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.105. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.105. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.