Current View: All Antweb
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb


To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print: . Accessed

· For web:

Species: Formica sibylla   Wheeler, 1913 

Download Data

See Also:

Formica sibylla_cf, Formica sibylla_nr

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Formica sibylla Wheeler, 1913i PDF: 530 (w.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Wheeler, 1917a PDF: 551; Francoeur, 1973 PDF: 263.


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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in pine-fir forest, 2 times found in pine/fir woodland, 1 times found in sagebrush scrub, 1 times found in pine-juniper woodland, 1 times found in pine/fir forest, 1 times found in Pinus jeffreyi forest, under flat rock times found in Ex..

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ground foragers, 1 times stray foragers, 1 times ground nest, conspicuous crater, 1 times stray workers, 1 times stray foragers on ground, 1 times ground nest, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times ex Quercus.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times hand collecting.

Elevations: collected from 1220 - 2260 meters, 1872 meters average

Type specimens:

See something amiss? Send us an email.
Enlarge Map