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Genus Trachymyrmex

Large crater-making ant - Trachymyrmex septentrionalis florida ant - Trachymyrmex Trachymyrmex septentrionalis - female Trachymyrmex - Trachymyrmex septentrionalis - female Trachymyrmex? - Trachymyrmex septentrionalis Small, Spiny Brown Ants - Trachymyrmex septentrionalis Ants - Trachymyrmex septentrionalis Looks like a flying ant, but not segmented - Trachymyrmex turrifex
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 Attini ("Higher" myrmicines - no group name)
Genus Trachymyrmex
Explanation of Names
Trachymyrmex Forel 1893
9 spp. in our area(1), 47 total(2)