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  • Entomology 558626 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica neorufibarbis
  • whole animal (pointed); whole animal (pointed)
  • Collegiate Range. 17.8 mi. W. Jct. Rt. 24 in Buena Vista on Cottonwood Pass Rd. (FSR 306).
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Chaffee
  • 7-19-94
Identifications
Formica neorufibarbis Emery, 1893
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica neorufibarbis
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: Chaffee
Specific Locality: Collegiate Range. 17.8 mi. W. Jct. Rt. 24 in Buena Vista on Cottonwood Pass Rd. (FSR 306).
General Habitat: Wet dwarf willow thicket <1 m. tall. Gravelly soil.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 11200 to 11200 ft
Collecting Date: 7-19-94
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 4208
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=male determined by=Stefan P. Cover
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 1
caste=worker determined by=Stefan P. Cover
Remarks: Males present.
Microhabitat: Under rock at edge of willow thicket in sun. Moderate grassy-herbaceous vegetation present. Gravelly soil.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.38. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 9, pg.38. Scanned on 2014-10-03; hard copy may have been updated.