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Ant?

Observed: 24th July 2011 By: Jack DempJack Demp’s reputation in InvertebratesJack Demp’s reputation in Invertebrates
Ant
Ant 1
Description:

Fascinating to watch. I guess this is a queen/king ant. I was a lot bigger than the worker ants. About a 1cm in length

Identifications
  •  
    Likely ID
    Formica (Serviformica) sp.
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Fascinating advice Syrphus

Really helpful and interesting to know about the males, workers and queens. I looked up a bit more information on wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Formica