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Black Carpenter Ant

Camponotus pennsylvanicus


That is one handsome ant :) Although they can be pest species when invading the wood of a home, the underlying problem of moisture is the real culprit and a dry home has no problems. In their natural habitat they help to speed the decay of wood.


Riparian-Conasauga river

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Tennessee, USA

Spotted on Mar 16, 2013
Submitted on Apr 4, 2013

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