I found this Camponotus hyatti queen on a tree around 10:00 PM 5-28-2015, in Mt. Baldy, California. It was relatively warm out that day, with no recent rain.
1. Location of collection: Ice House Canyon, Mt. Baldy, California.
2. Date of collection: 5-28-2015.
3. Habitat of collection: Pine/Oak Forest.
4. Length (from head to gaster): 12mm
5. Color, hue, pattern and texture: Black head, red and black thorax, black gaster, and redish-orange legs.