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Tanajura

Atta sp.

Description:

This is a queen of Atta gender . Some people like to eat your abdomen . They say that the taste reminds raw peanuts .

Habitat:

Urbanized area

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6 Comments

TamaraMiranda
TamaraMiranda 7 years ago

PhotoginTN LOL! To sell ,I don't know. But I have researched, you can find Atta ants in some states bordering Mexico.

PhotoginTN
PhotoginTN 7 years ago

Yummy! Can I buy them in the USA?

TamaraMiranda
TamaraMiranda 7 years ago

StacyTaylor They were more common a few years ago.They leave the nests in the spring, I hope to see some in a few months to get better pictures :) !

StacyTaylor
StacyTaylor 7 years ago

Thank goodness!! Are they common in Brazil?

TamaraMiranda
TamaraMiranda 7 years ago

StacyTaylor They are really big, however are docile!

StacyTaylor
StacyTaylor 7 years ago

Oh my goodness, that thing is massive!!

TamaraMiranda
Spotted by
TamaraMiranda

MG, Brazil

Spotted on Oct 25, 2011
Submitted on Jul 5, 2015

Spotted for Mission

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