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  • Entomology 677626 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica argentea
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • 17.40 km NE American Fork
  • North America: United States: Utah: Utah
  • 13.vii.2008 (2008-07-13)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Formica argentea Wheeler, W.M., 1912
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica argentea
Identified by William P. Mackay on 2014-06-18
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Determinations made by W. MacKay
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Utah
County: Utah
Specific Locality: 17.40 km NE American Fork
Verbatim Locality: USA: Utah , 17.40 km NE American Fork (40°26'49.7''N, 111°36'24.8''W), 2200 m, 13.vii.2008, coll. W. MacKay; fir/hardwood
General Habitat: fir/hardwood
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 2200 to 2200 m
Coordinates: 40° 26´ 49.7´´ N 111° 36´ 24.8´´ W (Datum: WGS84)
William P. Mackay; 2008-07-13; Source: GPS
Collecting Date: 13.vii.2008 (2008-07-13)
William P. Mackay
Monica Mowery
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2016-01-12 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
Remarks: Labels:
Microhabitat: nest in soil
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