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Recent observations

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What

Fire Ants Genus Solenopsis

Observer

stgoalvaraddo

Date

September 1, 2015 07:30 AM CDT

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What

Leaf-cutter Ants Genus Atta

Date

September 1, 2015

Place

calakmul (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

September 2, 2015

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Observer

annemirdl

Date

August 16, 2015

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What

Black Carpenter Ant Camponotus pennsylvanicus

Observer

thehaplesshiker

Date

October 16, 2011

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What

Ants Family Formicidae

Date

June 20, 2015 04:18 PM MYT

Description

A group of ants with their larvae under the bark of an old, fallen tree trunk.

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Square

Observer

hfabian

Date

August 1, 2015

Description

Winged queen.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

timbr

Date

June 4, 2013 09:27 AM SAST

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What

Argentine Ant Linepithema humile

Observer

natureinla

Date

August 29, 2015

Description

Observation and photos by Edward Lee Goldstein, sent to nature@nhm.org.

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Square

What

California Harvester Ant Pogonomyrmex californicus

Observer

jeckberg

Date

August 18, 2015

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Square

What

Argentine Ant Linepithema humile

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

September 2, 2015 08:25 AM PDT

Description

Among aphids on fennel/anise.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rough Harvester Ant Pogonomyrmex rugosus

Observer

biota

Date

August 26, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

around ant mounds on the trails.

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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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