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Species: Formica occulta   Francoeur, 1973 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Formica occulta Francoeur, 1973 PDF: 94, figs. 132-147 (w.q.m.) 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: 0 times found in under rock, 4 times found in pine-fir woodland, 4 times found in nest under rock, 3 times found in mound with pebbles, pine forest clearing, sagebrush, moist, light brown rocky loam, 0 times found in loose on ground, 2 times found in fir-pine-oak forest, 1 times found in grassy field, 0 times found in riparian forest, 1 times found in Juniper grassland, moist, sandy soil, under rock, 1 times found in transition zone forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times under stone, 1 times pine tree, burned area, 1 times under rock, preserved area, 1 times nest in soil, 1 times Foraging on oak, 1 times ex rotten pine log, 1 times dead wood, 1 times colony raid under rotten log, 1 times colony being raided by CSM01137a, 1 times burned area, ground next the (?).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 0 times general collecting, 0 times blacklight trap, 0 times pitfall trap, 2 times search, 1 times direct collection, 1 times winkler.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 2500 meters, 2105 meters average

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