Grass nest ants in Lowveld

Grass nest ants in Lowveld

Observation - Grass nest ants in Lowveld - Southern Africa. Description: Relatively large (12-13mm), slow moving, but readily biting ants in and on a nest constructed of cut grass. The nest abuts a cobblestone and is constructed in and around some live vegetation. Nest diameter about 220mm.

Relatively large (12-13mm), slow moving, but readily biting ants in and on a nest constructed of cut grass. The nest abuts a cobblestone and is constructed in and around some live vegetation. Nest diameter about 220mm.