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Species: Formica exsectoides   Forel, 1886 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Formica exsectoides Forel, 1886b PDF: xxxviii (w.q.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1893k PDF: 653 (m.).
See also: Wheeler, 1913i PDF: 481; Smith, 1979: 1456.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in grassy bald, 2 times found in Mixed hardwood forest, 2 times found in Forest margin, 2 times found in Meadow, 1 times found in Mixed canyon forest, Grass hummock, 1 times found in mixed conif. forest, 1 times found in mixed coniferous forest, 1 times found in Mixed deciduous forest, Forest margin, 1 times found in Mixed oak forest, 1 times found in Crab apple thicket, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times with Hetaerius brunneipennis, 2 times thatched nest, 2 times large mound, 2 times formica margin, thatched nest, 2 times cobble trail, masonry dome, 1 times railroad embankment, 1 times nest, 1 times mound nest forest, 1 times mound nest, 1 times large mound nest, 1 times ground nest with low mound of gravel, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times direct collection, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 2560 meters, 1013 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Formica exsectoides: casent0911093

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