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    • Formicidae
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    • 螞蟻

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Recent observations

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Observer

enricoschifani

Date

March 29, 2014

Place

Capo Gallo (Google, OSM)

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Observer

enricoschifani

Date

March 29, 2014

Place

Capo Gallo (Google, OSM)

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Observer

enricoschifani

Date

March 29, 2014

Place

Capo Gallo (Google, OSM)

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Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

July 15, 2014 06:24 PM CEST

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Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

July 15, 2014 06:24 PM CEST

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Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

July 15, 2014 06:22 PM CEST

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Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

July 15, 2014 06:22 PM CEST

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Observer

lfelliott

Date

July 3, 2014 05:36 PM CDT

Description

visiting extrafloral nectaries on Chamaecrista fasciculata

Photos / Sounds

What

Velvety Tree Ant Liometopum occidentale

Observer

finatic

Date

July 26, 2014 12:40 AM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

I really like the patterning on the abdomen of this species.

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What

odorous house ant Tapinoma sessile

Observer

pete_woods

Date

July 20, 2014 02:14 PM EDT

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Observer

tikaani

Date

June 10, 2014

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What

Velvety Tree Ant Liometopum occidentale

Observer

miketroll

Date

July 27, 2014 04:04 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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