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  • Entomology 525975 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica obtusopilosa
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Breckenridge
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Summit
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2014-11-07)
Formica obtusopilosa Emery, 1893
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica obtusopilosa
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: Summit
Specific Locality: Breckenridge
Verbatim Locality: Breckenridge, Colo.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2014-11-07)
P. Jerome Schmitt
additional number: Unknown:19.
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 3
caste=worker determined date=2014-07-22 determined by=John Mewherter
collection: Gift of W. M. Wheeler
  Patrick McCormack
Remarks: Not belived to be a type.; Cotypes of specimens regarded as F. pergandei var. by Emery [Baitry] p. 647
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