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Recent observations

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What

Turtle Ants Genus Cephalotes

Observer

treegrow

Date

February 11, 2015 02:30 PM EST

Description

Cephalotes sp. Sitio arqueológico Uxmal, Yucatán, México.

Photos / Sounds

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What

carpenter ant Camponotus subbarbatus

Observer

keimwj

Date

July 22, 2012 05:36 PM EDT

Description

22 Jul 2012.
Buckingham Springs, Bucks Co, PA.
Found on Cirsium vulgare.

Photos / Sounds

What

Red Imported Fire Ant Solenopsis invicta

Observer

suz

Date

April 10, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Argentine Ant Linepithema humile

Observer

alexshepard

Date

the past

Description

I didn't crush and smell one, Ken-Ichi.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

elongate twig ant Pseudomyrmex gracilis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

February 23, 2015 02:09 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

What

Harvester Ants Genus Pogonomyrmex

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

February 23, 2015 02:39 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Carpenter Ants Genus Camponotus

Observer

ranger-rouster

Date

June 3, 2014 08:07 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

francisco3

Date

February 25, 2015 11:08 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Valentine ant Genus Crematogaster

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

February 26, 2015 01:52 PM HKT

Description

舉腹蟻屬 Crematogaster

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

kucycads

Date

January 22, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ants Family Formicidae

Date

September 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ants Family Formicidae

Date

September 20, 2014
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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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