I was wondering if anyone could give me a guess on what red ants would make a ant hill in the meadows of Michigan. I run across these in open fields and they measure about 2 ft. across and 18 inches high. I don't think they're Camponotus novaeboracensis as I've read up on those and the habitat doesn't seem the same. I'd say these are a medium sized ant. As a kid, we used to take a stick and open the top up to see all the ants running around. I remember they have a good bite to them also!
Red Ant ID
Offline - Posted May 19 2017 - 9:12 AM
Offline - Posted May 19 2017 - 9:47 AM
Edited by T.C., May 19 2017 - 10:00 AM.
- Martialis likes this
"Knowledge speaks, but wisdom Listens."
Offline - Posted May 19 2017 - 9:52 AM
- Kevin likes this
Offline - Posted May 19 2017 - 11:12 AM
Edited by Bracchymyrmex, May 19 2017 - 11:13 AM.
Colonies (available for adoption):
- Camponotus pennsylvanicus (7x)
- Nylanderia cf. flavipes (10x)
- Nylanderia faisonensis (1x)
- Prenolepis imparis (14x)
- Crematogaster cf. cerasi (1x)
- Brachymyrmex depilis (1x)
- Myrmica spp. (2x)
- Pheidole bicarinata (6x)
- Pheidole pilifera (1x)
- Tetramorium Sp. E (12x)
- Solenopsis molesta (10x)
Offline - Posted May 19 2017 - 4:12 PM
0 user(s) are reading this topic
0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users