Ant Queen ID, ants from the beach!

Help with identifying the species your ants

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Tzakeran
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Location: Pensacola, FL

Ant Queen ID, ants from the beach!

Post: # 55228Post Tzakeran
Sat Jan 12, 2019 12:44 am

Found this beautiful creature with my 2 year old neice on the beach in Pensacola FL. Specifically on the NAS base near the old lighthouse.

Tzakeran
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Re: Ant Queen ID, ants from the beach!

Post: # 55230Post Tzakeran
Sat Jan 12, 2019 6:12 am

Well, and here's the pics.

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antnest8
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Re: Ant Queen ID, ants from the beach!

Post: # 55246Post antnest8
Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:54 am

I think is's prelolepis imparis, Or possibly lasius
keeper of
3 tetremorium queens
2 C. pennsylvanicus
1 C novaeboracensis
1 tapinoma sessile colony
!!And A CREMATOGASTER QUEEN!!

Tzakeran
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Re: Ant Queen ID, ants from the beach!

Post: # 55316Post Tzakeran
Thu Jan 17, 2019 2:46 am

Much appreciated Antnest8! I'm hoping for a lasius queen. I caught two! I'll work on some better photos for a clearer picture. Thanks again!

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