What ant is this??

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R3IDxx
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What ant is this??

Post: # 31288Post R3IDxx
Tue Sep 12, 2017 10:45 pm

I live in Georgia, the ant is about a millimeter and the queen is 2mm ish

https://imgur.com/a/PnBj7Image

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Batspiderfish
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Re: What ant is this??

Post: # 31291Post Batspiderfish
Tue Sep 12, 2017 10:59 pm

Can we get a look at the queen too?
If you enjoy my expertise and identifications, please do not put wild populations at risk of disease by releasing pet colonies. We are responsible to give our pets the best care we can manage for the rest of their lives.

R3IDxx
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Re: What ant is this??

Post: # 31306Post R3IDxx
Wed Sep 13, 2017 11:18 am

Batspiderfish wrote:
Tue Sep 12, 2017 10:59 pm
Can we get a look at the queen too?
They’re hard to see but I will try to get a picture

R3IDxx
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Re: What ant is this??

Post: # 31424Post R3IDxx
Fri Sep 15, 2017 11:41 pm

https://ibb.co/fcWMJk

That's the best picture I can get

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Batspiderfish
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Re: What ant is this??

Post: # 31425Post Batspiderfish
Sat Sep 16, 2017 12:02 am

Monomorium sp.

The measurements seem on the small side, especially regarding the queen.
If you enjoy my expertise and identifications, please do not put wild populations at risk of disease by releasing pet colonies. We are responsible to give our pets the best care we can manage for the rest of their lives.

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