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  • Entomology 572984 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica sp.
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Kaibab Plateau. 24.5 mi. SE Jct. FSR 22 on Rt. 89A.
  • North America: United States: Arizona: Coconino
  • 8-12-04
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Formica sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Arizona
County: Coconino
Specific Locality: Kaibab Plateau. 24.5 mi. SE Jct. FSR 22 on Rt. 89A.
General Habitat: Grazed open Ponderosa Pine forest to 50' tall with grassy understory.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 7400 to 7400 ft
Coordinates: 36° 44.79´ N 112° 14.79´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2004-08-12; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 8-12-04
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 6835
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 2
caste=worker determined by=Stefan P. Cover
Remarks: ~200 ants.
Microhabitat: Under rock in light shade. 1" litter. Sparse grassy-herb. veg. Humusy sand.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 13, pg.113. Scanned on 2014-10-15; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 13, pg.113. Scanned on 2014-10-15; hard copy may have been updated.