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Species Temnothorax ambiguus

yellow ant - Temnothorax ambiguus Temnothorax ambiguus - female Acorn Ant - Temnothorax ambiguus Acorn Ant scavenging dead insect - Temnothorax ambiguus Ant - Temnothorax ambiguus worker - Temnothorax ambiguus worker - Temnothorax ambiguus worker - Temnothorax ambiguus
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 Crematogastrini
Genus Temnothorax (Acorn Ants)
Species ambiguus (Temnothorax ambiguus)
Explanation of Names
Temnothorax ambiguus Emery, 1895
The typical species of old fields and prairie (comment by James C. Trager).