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 Allegheny mound ant (Formica exsectoides)




Allegheny mound ant | Formica exsectoides photo
Profile view of ant Formica exsectoides

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Allegheny mound ant | Formica exsectoides photo
Dorsal view of ant Formica exsectoides

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Allegheny mound ant | Formica exsectoides photo
Head view of ant Formica exsectoides

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Allegheny mound ant | Formica exsectoides photo
Allegheny mound ant colony at Fort Custer

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ALLEGHENY MOUND ANT FACTS

Classification
Class:Insecta
Order:Hymenoptera
Family:Formicidae
Genus:Formica
Species:exsectoides
Common Name:Allegheny mound ant


Relatives in same Genus
  Ant (F. densiventris)
  Silky ant (F. fusca)
  Western thatching ant (F. obscuripes)
  Red ant (F. pallidefulva)
  Red wood ant (F. rufa)