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Queen Ant - Tetramorium immigrans - female

Queen Ant - Tetramorium immigrans - Female
Harvard, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
September 16, 2005
Size: 6mm

Pavement Ant (Tetramorium caespitum) queen
Sorry for having overlooked this nice shot until now. The broad postpetiolus, typical of Tetramorium, is especially visible here.

 
queen Pavement Ant
The queen looks quite a bit different than the workers. I would have ever guessed this one. Thanks for the id Richard.

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