Kisssimee River Prarie Reserve, Florida, USA June 4, 2005 Size: the mass is about 1 ft
This raft was seen floating in a flooded portion of the Kissimmee Prarie. Im prettty sure the genus is Solenopsis, but Im not sure which species, and I doubt that its identifiable from this picture. It was taken from about 5 feet above the subject from a swamp buggy, and there was about 3 feet of water on the ground, so there was no getting a closer shot.
Can you imagine what would happen if something walked into one of these rafts? I cant even think about what to do if that happened, I doubt even dunking underwater would accomplish anything...
Contributed by Kyle Pias on 1 September, 2005 - 10:04am Last updated 25 October, 2005 - 1:31pm
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