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by malant19
Thu Aug 29, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Unusual Queen Ant Caught in Georgia, U.S.A., on June 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 220

Re: Unusual Queen Ant Caught in Georgia, U.S.A., on June 2019

At a glance it looks like Formica, but - thanks to your close-ups I can tell the petiole us not defined enough. So maybe Lasius, once again the close-ups show the thorax is doesn't have the rather significant 'second hump' as you would find on Lasius. Georgia, diminutive single petiole, minute conc...
by malant19
Thu Aug 29, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Unusual Queen Ant Caught in Georgia, U.S.A., on June 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 220

Re: Unusual Queen Ant Caught in Georgia, U.S.A., on June 2019

Hawkeye wrote:
Wed Aug 28, 2019 8:18 am
If you type United States in the search bar of antwiki.org you'll get the list of ants you are after
Wow! Why didn't I use this site sooner? I could've used it to dwindle down to possibilities based on unique anatomical features of each taxon.
by malant19
Tue Aug 27, 2019 2:22 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Unusual Queen Ant Caught in Georgia, U.S.A., on June 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 220

Unusual Queen Ant Caught in Georgia, U.S.A., on June 2019

Hello, I've signed into this forum as a last resort to getting this ant species identified. I say it's "unusual," because out of the 20+ years for which I've lived in the specified geographic location, I've never seen any other ant species native to my home with this queen's color pattern of black h...