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  • Entomology 677674 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica argentea
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Yampa River at Starvation Valley
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Moffat
  • (2003-06-15)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Formica argentea Wheeler, W.M., 1912
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica argentea
Identified by Philip S. Ward
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: Moffat
Specific Locality: Yampa River at Starvation Valley
Verbatim Locality: USA CO Moffat Co.: Yampa River at Starvation Valley, 1610m 40°30'N 108°49'W
General Habitat: ground nest, riparian vegn.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1610 to 1610 m
Coordinates: 40° 30´ 0´´ N 108° 49´ 0´´ W (Datum: not recorded)
Philip S. Ward; 2003-06-15; Source: not recorded
Coordinate Remarks: Lat. seconds and Long. seconds blank in Original Data. Set to 0 in MCZbase.
Verbatim Coordinates: 40°30'N 108°49'W
Collecting Date: (2003-06-15)
Philip S. Ward
Monica Mowery
collector number: 14884
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good in collection 3
caste=worker determined date=2016-01-12 determined by=Rachel L. Hawkins
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