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Photo#1322557
Unknown Ant - Cardiocondyla obscurior - female

Unknown Ant - Cardiocondyla obscurior - Female
Naples , Collier County, Florida, USA
December 13, 2016
Size: 1.75 mm
This ant was caught in a yellow bowl trap left overnight in a sandy scrub. The first photograph was taken of the ant in alcohol. The next two were taken after the specimen was allowed to dry. Note, the abdomen in the dried specimen shrank in size and the striped color disappeared.

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Unknown Ant - Cardiocondyla obscurior - female Unknown Ant - Cardiocondyla obscurior - female Unknown Ant - Cardiocondyla obscurior - female

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Thanks
for the identification! It is much appreciated, James.