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Photo#2017146
Unknown ant species - Timulla vagans - female

Unknown ant species - Timulla vagans - Female
Monongahela, Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA
August 6, 2021
Size: 4mm
Only one found crawling madly over Passiflora incarnata/passionflower vine. I have never observed one in our area before and could not capture it for better photos. Could this be a species of velvet ant?

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Moved
Moved from Timulla.

Moved
Moved from Velvet Ants.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

 
Wow! It's actually a wasp spe
Wow! It's actually a wasp species?!!? That is so cool! Thanks for pointing me in the right direction. I appreciate it.

 
well, ants (and bees) are wasp lineages, too
all these words are actually quite confusing

 
Yes, I understand that. But,
Yes, I understand that. But, I don't automatically consider the options of "wasp" species when I think of "ant" species. This is very cool...to me, at least!

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