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new ant species?

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new ant species?

Postby chooz » Tue Mar 06, 2012 8:35 am

I found these ants in a public park. I have never seen this before. Please help if you can ID it.
Thanks!

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Re: new ant species?

Postby chooz » Tue Mar 06, 2012 8:37 am

They are about 10 - 15 mm long
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Re: new ant species?

Postby chooz » Tue Mar 06, 2012 1:08 pm

OK, I found more information. They could be Tetraponera rufonigra, found from South Asia to South East Asia. Correct me if I am wrong.
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