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Species: Formica nevadensis   Wheeler, 1904 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Formica microgyna var. nevadensis Wheeler, 1904i PDF: 373 (q.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Cole, 1956f PDF: 256 (w.).
Raised to species: Wheeler, 1905d PDF: 272; Cole, 1956f PDF: 257.

Distribution:

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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in pine/fir woodland, 3 times found in pine-fir forest, 1 times found in Field of lakeside rushes, chaparral times found in basecamp, 1 times found in conifer forest/meadow, 2 times found in coastal scrub, 1 times found in grass meadow, 1 times found in mixed habitats, 1 times found in Pinus jeffreyi forest, 1 times found in rocky ridge, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times nest in soil, 1 times nest in bone-dry cow dung, 3 times under stone, 1 times nest under dead wood, 1 times under stone, with some thatch at edge, 2 times ground nest, 2 times ground forager(s), 1 times ex rotten log, 1 times stray foragers, 1 times nocturnal ground foragers, 1 times ground nest, under stone, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times hand collecting, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 103 - 2660 meters, 1648 meters average

Type specimens:



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