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Species: Formica adamsi alpina   Wheeler, 1909 

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Formica adamsi

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Formica adamsi alpina Wheeler, 1909e PDF: 85 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Subspecies of Formica whymperi: Wheeler, 1917a PDF: 544; Creighton, 1950a PDF: 509; Smith, 1979: 1463.
Relationship with Formica densiventris: Cole, 1954a PDF: 89.
Subspecies of Formica adamsi: Bolton, 1995b: 191.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Grazed, clearcut Lodge-pole Pine forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Nest in rotten pine stump w/thatch in open. Coarse sandy soil, >5000 ants..

Elevations: collected from 2053 - 3276 meters, 2802 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1950-08-09 and 2004-07-11

Type specimens: cotype: casent0172865, casent0172866

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