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I don´t think this is an ant. Not aggressive and very slow even when disturbed.

No species ID suggestions


rubens.luciano 5 years ago

Thank you bayucca, you are right ! In the second picture we can see a Proboscis and small wings. Mistery solved.

bayucca 5 years ago

This is most probably an nymph of Alydidae, so actually not an ant but a true bug:

rubens.luciano 6 years ago

Unfortunately I take only these 2 pics. Did you note some kind of holes in the abdomen ?

abtaylor375 6 years ago

The antennae give it away as a hemipteran or true bug, but it's hard to be any more specific from this picture

São José dos Campos, Brazil

Lat: -23.16, Long: -45.74

Spotted on Jun 12, 2011
Submitted on Jun 12, 2011

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