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  • Entomology 662758 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Empire Mine SHP
  • North America: United States: California: Nevada
  • 13.v.2007 (2007-05-13)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Formica sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica
Identified by Philip S. Ward
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: lepida-complex?
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: California
County: Nevada
Specific Locality: Empire Mine SHP
Verbatim Locality: USA CA Nevada Co.: Empire Mine SHP
General Habitat: grassland
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 760 to 760 m
Coordinates: 39° 12.9´ N 121° 2.6´ W (Datum: unknown)
Philip S. Ward; 2007-05-13; Source: unknown
Verbatim Coordinates: 39°12.9'N 121°02.6'W
Collecting Date: 13.v.2007 (2007-05-13)
Philip S. Ward
collector number: 15866
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 3
caste=worker determined by=Philip S. Ward
Microhabitat: ex rotten log