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Camponatus spp.? - Camponotus subbarbatus

Camponatus spp.? - Camponotus subbarbatus
Columbia, Boone County, Missouri, USA
April 1, 2010
Size: ~6.5 mm
Found crawling along a log. Camponatus spp? Thanks!

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Thanks a lot for the help, guys!

Camponotus
This is a small carpenter ant (genus Camponotus, subgenus Myrmentoma). I suspect this could be C. discolor.

 
Formicinae: Camponotus
Color is not right for C. discolor (all-black gaster, deep red head and mesosoma). This appears to be a species much more common in Missouri, C. subbarbatus.

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