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  • Entomology 677679 MCZ Entomology
  • Formica argentea
  • whole animal (pointed)
  • Lake Tahoe
  • North America: United States: California
  • July '15 (1915-07-01 - 1915-07-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Formica argentea Wheeler, W.M., 1912
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Formicinae Formicini Formica argentea
Identified by André Francoeur
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: California
Specific Locality: Lake Tahoe
Verbatim Locality: Lake Tahoe; Cal.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 39.096027° -120.033202° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 18029 m
Paul DeSalles; 2013-05-14; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: July '15 (1915-07-01 - 1915-07-31)
William Morton Wheeler
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) unknown in collection 2
caste=worker determined date=2015-09-08 determined by=Julianne Pelaez
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