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Species Monomorium trageri

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
Superfamily Formicoidea (Ants)
Family Formicidae (Ants)
Subfamily Myrmicinae
Tribe Solenopsidini
Genus Monomorium (Pharaoh and Timid Ants)
Species trageri (Monomorium trageri)
Numbers
12 antennomeres separate this and other Monomorium from blackish Solenopsis (with 10 antennomeres)
Size
1.75mm
Identification
12 antennomeres separate this and other Monomorium from blackish Solenopsis (with 10 antennomeres)
Distribution in SE US Atlantic Coast states and usually nesting in wood.
Range
East Coast USA, Florida to Long Island, NY