Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • Pokorua
    • Popokorua
    • Ant
    • Ants
  • Scientific Names
    • Formicidae
  • Spanish
    • Hormigas
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 螞蟻

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Recent observations

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What

Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

mtynan

Date

October 24, 2014 05:33 PM EST

Description

Small black ants, Near shells in the shrubs

Photos / Sounds

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What

Harvester Ant Veromessor pergandei

Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 19, 2014 12:06 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Hormigas mieleras Genus Myrmecocystus

Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 19, 2014 12:25 AM PDT

Description

Key here if anyone wants to work it out:
www.antwiki.org/wiki/Myrmecocystus_species_key#Key_to_Spe...

Photos / Sounds

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What

Harvester Ants Genus Pogonomyrmex

Observer

paloma

Date

October 23, 2014 03:48 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

hormigas Family Formicidae

Observer

carlospadilla

Date

October 5, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Pequeñas, fuertes y colaborativas, median menos de medio centímetro

Photos / Sounds

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What

Hormigas Family Formicidae

Observer

veroarrieta

Date

October 23, 2014

Place

chimalhuacan estado de mexico mexico (Google, OSM)

Description

hay un hormiguero en mi jardín junto a muchas piedras .Las hormigas son de color rojo

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What

Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

October 23, 2014 09:41 AM PDT

Description

On Hibiscus

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Tree Ant Oecophylla smaragdina

Observer

mtynan

Date

October 24, 2014 10:17 AM EST

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What

Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

jbaldwin2018

Date

October 23, 2014 01:38 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sambiology

Date

October 23, 2014

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Observer

justin2

Date

October 18, 2014 06:39 AM PDT

Description

Very shiny exoskeletoned black ants of the mountains

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

cnestell2018

Date

October 22, 2014 11:01 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Ants are social insects of the family Formicidae /fɔrˈmɪsɨdiː/ and, along with the related wasps and bees, belong to the order Hymenoptera. Ants evolved from wasp-like ancestors in the mid-Cretaceous period between 110 and 130 million years ago and diversified after the rise of flowering plants. More than 12,500 out of an estimated total of 22,000 species have been classified. They are easily identified by their elbowed antennae and a distinctive node-like structure that forms a slender...

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