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black ants - Formica subsericea

black ants - Formica subsericea
Sand Lake, Johnson County, Iowa, USA
August 19, 2012
Size: 6 mm
I believe they're feeding on some red aphids.

Moved
Moved from Ants.

Plant species? Habitat?
Can you provide this info?

 
Don't know the plant
Habitat was a nature trail that surrounds a small lake. The ants were photographed in area with scattered bushes among some tall grasses.

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