Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Hormigas carpinteras Genus Camponotus

Observer

lgwoolfolk

Date

October 22, 2014 12:15 AM CDT

Description

Especie nocturna y solitaria. Esta cerca de mis plantas siempre que veo una

Photos / Sounds

What

Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

October 21, 2014 11:16 PM HKT

Description

Another winged queen.

Photos / Sounds

What

Ants (Formicidae) Family Formicidae

Observer

nickyladas

Date

October 19, 2014 04:42 PM NCT

Description

Ants in our garden wall

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sambiology

Date

October 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

October 19, 2014 01:59 PM HKT

Description

Ant is about 8mm in length.

Photos / Sounds

What

多刺蟻屬 Genus Polyrhachis

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

October 19, 2014 04:30 PM HKT

Description

A large ant of about 0.8-1cm in length

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

ants Family Formicidae

Observer

agorski2018

Date

August 21, 2014 11:25 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Carpenter Ants Genus Camponotus

Observer

meurkc

Date

October 10, 2014

Description

Vegetation survey of Pengxi River drawdown zone; Day 3 T2; about 8 mm long

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hormigas Family Formicidae

Observer

francisco3

Date

October 19, 2014 11:35 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Ant Family Formicidae

Observer

samuelandre

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

P1570496

What

Carpenter Ants Genus Camponotus

Observer

muir

Date

October 18, 2014 07:19 AM EDT

Place

Dyke Marsh (Google, OSM)

Description

Possibly of same species, but this observation is for the big-headed, hairy-butt-ed ant.

Photos / Sounds

What

Carpenter Ants Genus Camponotus

Observer

lauramorganclark

Date

October 19, 2014 04:01 PM CDT
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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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