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

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Recent observations

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Solenopsis invicta Solenopsis invicta

Observer

mhairiturnbull

Date

November 27, 2014 12:02 PM CST

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Harvester ants Genus Pogonomyrmex

Observer

brentano

Date

November 27, 2014 05:07 PM CST

Description

Lots of them at this mound. Very slow and sluggish.

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Harvester Ants Genus Pogonomyrmex

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brentano

Date

November 27, 2014 05:05 PM CST

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Darwin's Ant Doleromyrma darwiniana

Observer

m_jon

Date

November 27, 2014 04:19 PM NZDT

Description

Ants feeding on the remains in our sugar water bird feeder.

The ants gave off a strong sweet odour when crushed.

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Hormigas Family Formicidae

Observer

sebashernandez

Date

November 20, 2014

Description

Hormiguero dentro de una casa del cuál hay una aglomeración de hormigas saliendo

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Hormigas Family Formicidae

Observer

sebashernandez

Date

November 13, 2014

Description

Hormigas invadiendo hogares de humano para buscar comida

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Harvester Ants Genus Pogonomyrmex

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chuckd

Date

November 26, 2014

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nicolasolejnik

Date

November 8, 2013

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Red Ant Myrmica rubra

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streleckigeog21

Date

November 24, 2014 04:07 PM PST

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Leafcutter Ants Genus Atta

Observer

glmory

Date

June 15, 2011

Description

Location approximate, taken North of Sabalito.

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stho002

Date

November 26, 2014

Description

Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, suburb of Saint Johns, University of Auckland Tamaki Campus (East)

Habitat: Dietes grandiflora. Dense bed of cultivated plants outside building 733. Beating. A nest of ants. Mainly minor workers.

Identification: Pheidole rugosula Forel, 1902. Minor worker.

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Carpenter Ants Genus Camponotus

Observer

ahcarney

Date

November 12, 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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