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    • Lasius
    • Acanthomyops
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    • Hormigas citronela
  • English
    • Citronella Ants

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Recent observations

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Observer

enricoschifani

Date

April 30, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Citronella Ants Genus Lasius

Observer

enricoschifani

Date

April 30, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Citronella Ants Genus Lasius

Observer

enricoschifani

Date

April 30, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Black Garden Ant Lasius niger

Observer

jway1309

Date

April 30, 2016 05:24 PM AWST

Description

A very huge ant. About 4-5cm long. A black colored ant. It has 6 legs. Body seems to be divided into 2 parts. First part it has 4 legs attached, and second part has the other 2 legs attached.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Garden Ant Lasius niger

Observer

tniemeye

Date

April 24, 2016 02:40 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Garden Ant Lasius niger

Observer

rburchn1

Date

April 29, 2016 07:51 PM EDT

Description

Found this black ant in my grandparents garden. It was small and living under some mulch. It was alive when we found it but after my 4 year cousin picked it up, it unfortunately died.

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Observer

enricoschifani

Date

April 29, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Garden Ant Lasius niger

Observer

joshb75

Date

April 23, 2016

Description

Group of ants found in some slightly decayed wood. Identified by color and size (approx. 3-4 mm). Altoona, PA.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Garden Ant Lasius niger

Observer

owenle

Date

April 24, 2016 12:22 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

enricoschifani

Date

April 24, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Citronella Ants Genus Lasius

Observer

swampy

Date

April 23, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Observer

akshathumesh

Date

April 23, 2016

Place

Swiss View (Google, OSM)

Description

Small red-black drone ant with wings (so likely a male). Found deceased and photographed against a white background.

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Description from Wikipedia

Lasius is a genus of formicine ants. The type species for this genus is the black garden ant, Lasius niger. Other major members, which live in drier heathland, are the cornfield ant, L. neoniger, and L. alienus

No range data available.
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