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Ant ID Carmel, IN 04/20/2017


Best Answer Batspiderfish , April 20 2017 - 4:12 PM

Brachymyrmex depilis

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#1 Offline Martialis - Posted April 20 2017 - 4:06 PM

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  1.  The queen was caught in Carmel, Indiana.
  2. She was caught 04/20/2017, though was in a founding chamber.
  3. Woods near an apartment complex and school.
  4. 3-4mm, around the length of a Tetramorium caespitum worker.
  5. She's brown, with lighter strips on the gaster.
  6. One petiole node.
  7. No other distinguishing characteristics.
  8. She was in a small founding chamber type nest. It was cone shaped, under a clump of grass.

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#2 Online Batspiderfish - Posted April 20 2017 - 4:12 PM   Best Answer

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Brachymyrmex depilis


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#3 Offline Martialis - Posted April 20 2017 - 4:22 PM

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Thanks. Here are more pictures.  Sorry for the hyperlink, it is the best I can do of now:

 

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