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Recent observations

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Observer

stephen_thorpe

Date

December 3, 2016

Description

Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, Auckland 1072, suburb of Saint Johns, University of Auckland Tamaki Campus.

Habitat: Diurnally active on ground between buildings 732 and 733, on level 1.

Identification: Cardiocondyla nuda (Mayr, 1866). Tentative species ID. Dealated queen.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

chema2

Date

December 2, 2016 03:02 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

allitom

Date

December 1, 2016 02:35 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

emilylavelle

Date

October 31, 2016 04:21 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Observer

muir

Date

November 21, 2016 10:17 AM EAT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fire Ants Genus Solenopsis

Observer

becreyes

Date

December 2, 2016 10:47 PM CST

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What

Harvester Ants Genus Pogonomyrmex

Observer

ceversole

Date

December 2, 2016 10:16 AM CST

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Observer

enricoschifani

Date

November 11, 2016 12:07 PM CET

Description

Jpeg

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Observer

enricoschifani

Date

December 2, 2016 11:35 AM CET

Description

Jpeg

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Observer

enricoschifani

Date

December 2, 2016 11:24 AM CET

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Observer

enricoschifani

Date

December 2, 2016 11:14 AM CET

Description

Campione raccolto da Roberto Viviano

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

enricoschifani

Date

December 2, 2016 11:30 AM CET

Description

Campione raccolto da Roberto Viviano

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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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