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Photo#565335
orange-bodied queen - Carebara longii - female

orange-bodied queen - Carebara longii - Female
Austin, Wild Connections, Travis County, Texas, USA
September 17, 2008
Size: about 8 mm
These queens, and their all-black mates, appear in late August and early Sept. in rocky fields just south of Austin. The bright color makes them easy to spot.