Found 3 of these today in Rehoboth

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Aquaexploder
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Found 3 of these today in Rehoboth

Post: # 21257Post Aquaexploder
Tue May 16, 2017 4:56 pm

Found 3 of these queens today in Rehoboth. Could someone please Identify? I think they are some sort of Camponotus but not sure.
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Camponotus nearcticus (x1)

Prenolepis imparis (x3)

Myrmica (Unknown) (x1)

Tetramorium (x2)

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Re: Found 3 of these today in Rehoboth

Post: # 21283Post Saeyoung
Wed May 17, 2017 8:12 am

The ant on my board who looks super similar to yours was ID'd as Lasius umbratus, a social parasite queen.
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Currently searching for temnothorax curvispinosus and tapinoma sessile.

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