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Species: Formica pacifica   Francoeur, 1973 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Formica pacifica Francoeur, 1973 PDF: 131, figs. 190-197 (w.q.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL


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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 8 times found in road edge in conifer forest, 4 times found in coniferous forest, 3 times found in coastal pine woodland, 6 times found in road edge, conifers, Rubus thickets, 2 times found in university campus, 1 times found in beach, 1 times found in field, 2 times found in disturbed mixed forest, 2 times found in 2� mixed forest, 2 times found in coastal sand dunes, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 14 times under stone, 5 times stray foragers, 4 times ground, 4 times strays, 5 times foragers, 3 times ground nest, 1 times cliff face, 1 times under large rock, 2 times stray foragers on sandy soil, 1 times nest in soil, 1 times beach edge, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 45 times search, 18 times hand collecting, 1 times aerial net, 1 times direct collection, 1 times mixed.

Elevations: collected from 2 - 1450 meters, 350 meters average

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