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Recent observations

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What

Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

caminogirl

Date

May 30, 2015 08:41 AM PDT

Description

Gps approx. Only saw then in this one spot on the trail. Gray dirt area on the stretch between the "staircase" and the (dry) stream crossing on the way to the waterfall.

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What

Citronella Ants Genus Lasius

Observer

harumkoh

Date

May 30, 2015 03:20 PM JST

Description

Lasius fuji クロクサアリ
or
Lasius spathepus クサアリモドキ

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Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

bighornshaver

Date

May 29, 2015

Description

Found on a board lying on the ground under some leaves.

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What

Black Carpenter Ant Camponotus pennsylvanicus

Observer

kristiy

Date

May 27, 2015

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codyhough

Date

June 10, 2008

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codyhough

Date

May 10, 2008

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madjacksmom

Date

May 28, 2015 02:21 PM CDT

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What

Ants Family Formicidae

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kaijianliu

Date

May 28, 2015 09:49 AM PDT

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nicoolejnik

Date

October 27, 2011

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What

western thatching ant Formica obscuripes

Observer

vipeters

Date

May 15, 2015

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What

Harvester Ants Genus Pogonomyrmex

Observer

hannawacker

Date

May 28, 2015 11:49 AM MDT

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What

Weaver ants Genus Oecophylla

Observer

prajwal_ullal

Date

May 25, 2015

Description

The home of a weaver ant colony. This freshly made home was well guarded with alert and armed weaver ants

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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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