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Pogonomyrmex Comanche?  - Pogonomyrmex maricopa - female

Pogonomyrmex Comanche? - Pogonomyrmex maricopa - Female
Midland, Midland County, Texas, USA
March 1, 2016
Size: 3/8"
I have 2 colonies of these ant around my house. One of the colonies totally lacks propodeal spines, the other has very prominent spines. I assume this is still Comanche?

Moved from Harvester Ants.

Moved from Myrmicinae.

Petiole of comanche has a distinctive flat area at the top, which is missing in this individual. This is likely something like Pogonomyrmex desertorum or something similar.

Moved from Ants.

Moved from ID Request.

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