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Fire ant

1 Species ID Suggestions

Myrmecos 12 years ago
Leafcutter ant
Atta sp. Genus: Atta - AntWeb

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NoahJones 12 years ago

Indeed. The genus is Atta. Not sure the species.

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 12 years ago

this is not a Fire ant. Is a Leaf cutter ant.

nwelch101 13 years ago

Wouldn't want one of these guys in my mouth!

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 13 years ago

these bite hard and are sour in taste due to Tartaric acid. Not that i have tasted one!

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Quiché, Guatemala

Spotted on Dec 21, 2009
Submitted on May 3, 2011

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