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Ant

Observed: 24th May 2013 By: fransjemanfransjeman’s reputation in Invertebratesfransjeman’s reputation in Invertebratesfransjeman’s reputation in Invertebrates
Imagen 696
Imagen 673-001
Imagen 677
Description:

1100 m alt.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Mydaea's picture

Formica rufa group, probably.

Formica rufa group, probably.

PhilA's picture

Ant in top left picture is

Ant in top left picture is almost certainly typical F. pratensis, chief character being the sharply-defined, extensive matt-black markings on thorax, backed up by hairiness. The ant on the flower however looks like a different wood ant species.