Collection: Middle Florida
Today's Date: June 23, 2017
Collection: Backyard pool
Date of Collection: June 15, 2017
Habitat: Seems to be the surrounding grassy area by the bushes, I see worker ants of similar coloration there all the time.
Length: Roughly 6-8mm
Coloration: Seems to be a dark red with some black on her gaster.
Image 1 (Zoomed in):
Image 2 (Zoomed out)
1. Trunk of car (trust me I was surprised)
2. June 20, 2017
3. Next to a golf course, so most likely form there.
4. 12-14 mm (Used ruler)
5. Dark red on head and thorax, but black gaster.
My guess was Camponotus floridanus, but I'm not sure.
Image 1 (Top view)
Image 2 (Bottom View)
Image 3 (Different angle from bottom)
Thank you for your time!