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Species: Formica sibylla   Wheeler, 1913 

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Formica sibylla_cf, Formica sibylla_nr

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

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 woodland, 3 times found in Pinus jeffreyi forest, 2 times found in pine-fir forest, 1 times found in pine/sagebrush, 1 times found in sagebrush scrub, under flat rock times found in Ex., 1 times found in pine-juniper woodland, 1 times found in pine/fir forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times ground nest, 2 times ground foragers, 1 times stray foragers, 1 times nest in soil, 1 times ground nest, conspicuous crater, 1 times ex Quercus, 1 times stray workers, 1 times stray foragers on ground, 1 times ground forager(s).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times hand collecting, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 1220 - 2550 meters, 2041 meters average

Type specimens:

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