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P californicus in Fresno County - Pogonomyrmex californicus

P californicus in Fresno County - Pogonomyrmex californicus
Easton, Fresno County, California, USA
May 2, 2013
Not the photo quality of some others on this page. I'm just establishing that this is a common species in Fresno and Madera Counties.

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I identified a similar ant taken nearby, using the key to the californicus group in Johnson, Overson and Moreau 2013, double checking the photos at AntWeb.