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Recent observations

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What

Ants Family Formicidae

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loarie

Date

July 3, 2015 12:55 PM PDT

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Ants Family Formicidae

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gonzalezii

Date

June 28, 2015 08:48 AM CDT

Place

Mina, N.L. (Google, OSM)

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nicoolejnik

Date

August 19, 2011

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Leaf-cutter Ants Genus Atta

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gonzalezii

Date

July 2, 2015 04:55 PM CDT

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What

Carpenter Ants Genus Camponotus

Observer

finatic

Date

June 30, 2015 10:12 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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Leaf-cutter Ants Genus Atta

Observer

ingylwyzky

Date

July 2, 2015

Place

Tepatitlan (Google, OSM)

Description

Breve descripción de lo que observaste

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Harvester Ants Genus Pogonomyrmex

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

July 3, 2015

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What

Ants Family Formicidae

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charlie

Date

July 5, 2015 05:47 PM PDT

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Ants Family Formicidae

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cedric_lee

Date

July 3, 2015

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Ants Family Formicidae

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cedric_lee

Date

July 3, 2015

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Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

maractwin

Date

July 5, 2015 09:22 AM EDT

Description

Tending aphids

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Date

July 5, 2015
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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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