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Species: Formica occulta   Francoeur, 1973 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Formica occulta Francoeur, 1973 PDF: 94, figs. 132-147 (w.q.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Mexico, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in under rock, 4 times found in pine-fir woodland, 4 times found in nest under rock, 1 times found in shrub steppe, 3 times found in mound with pebbles, pine forest clearing, sagebrush, moist, light brown rocky loam, 2 times found in fir-pine-oak forest, 0 times found in loose on ground, 0 times found in under log, 1 times found in oak/pine woodland, 1 times found in pine-fir forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times under stone, 1 times earth mound nest, 1 times pine tree, burned area, 1 times under rock, preserved area, 1 times under rock, 1 times Foraging on oak, 1 times ex rotten pine log, 1 times dead wood, 1 times colony raid under rotten log, 1 times colony being raided by CSM01137a, 1 times burned area, ground next the (?), ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 0 times general collecting, 2 times search, 0 times blacklight trap, 0 times pitfall trap, 1 times direct collection, 1 times winkler.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 2500 meters, 2203 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1940-07-05 and 2019-11-10

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