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Species: Formica limata   Wheeler, 1913 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Formica (Proformica) limata Wheeler, 1913i PDF: 541 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Meadow, 3 times found in Ponderosa pine forest, 1 times found in riparian vegetation, 2 times found in Short grass prairie, 2 times found in Pinyon-cedar woodland, 1 times found in Rabbitbrush meadow, 1 times found in Cedar-mountain mahogany brush, 1 times found in Rabbitbrush-cleome, 1 times found in Deciduous thicket, 1 times found in sagebrush desert, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times foragers on ground, 2 times under rock, 1 times crater nest; open, 1 times at baits, 1 times sandy flat, 1 times rotting log.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times hand collecting, 1 times baiting.

Elevations: collected from 75 - 2957 meters, 1974 meters average

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