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  • Entomology PALE-272 MCZ Entomology
  • Reticulitermes fossarum
  • unknown (fossil)
  • Florissant
  • North America: United States: Colorado: Teller
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2012-01-01)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Reticulitermes fossarum Scudder 1883
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Blattodea Isoptera Rhinotermitidae Reticulitermes fossarum
Identified by Ricardo PĂ©rez-de la Fuente on 2016-03-25
Nature of ID: expert ID
Eutermes meadii Scudder 1884
Animalia Arthropoda Hexapoda Insecta Pterygota Isoptera Termitidae Eutermes meadii
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Citations
Scudder 1883, Page 144, Type of Eutermes meadii

 
The fossil white ants of Colorado
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The fossil white ants of Colorado
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
County: Teller
Specific Locality: Florissant
Verbatim Locality: Florissant, Colorado
Collecting Source: rock/outcrop
Coordinates: 38.945825° -105.289436° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3036 m
Nelson Rios; 2018-10-03; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2018-10-03
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 85; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: High; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 1]
Period/System: Paleogene
Determined by unknown
Epoch/Series: Eocene
Determined by unknown
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2012-01-01)
Collecting Event Remarks: Collector(s): "T.L. Mead" as per publication; "S. H. Scudder Collection" as per catalogue.
Collectors
Theodore L. Mead
Samual Hubbard Scudder Collection
Identifiers
original number: Scudder-19
type number: 272
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
unknown (fossil) unchecked unknown 1 insect body
Remarks: Observed by: H. Meyer, Mar. 1994. Photo credit: H. Meyer. Questions: check name of journal (America or annual), confirm with catalogue; see note, notebook page 1.
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MCZ Entomology Fossil Insects foss-000001, pg.11

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MCZ Entomology Fossil Insects foss-000001, pg.11