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Photo#620811
ant - Formica subsericea

ant - Formica subsericea
rockford il, winnebago County, Illinois, USA
March 16, 2012
black ants with a metallic looking abdomen

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ant - Formica subsericea ant - Formica subsericea ant - Formica subsericea

Moved
Funnay about perceptions -- Most would desribe the abdomen as silky-looking, or silvery, which I suppose is a sort of metallic. :-)

Moved for expert attention
Moved from ID Request.

maybe
Formica sp.

 
that does look like it
looks like it.. im not too ant literate

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