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Acrobat Ant

Crematogaster

Appearance

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  • Workers are monomorphic about 1/16”-1/8”
  • Queens range up to 3/8”
  • Color is light brown to black, sometimes multicolored
  • 6 legs

Lifecycle

  • Swarm from mid June to late September
  • Can be found in high altitudes, up to 8,000 feet

Habits

  • Their common name is descriptive of these ants habits of raising the abdomen over the thorax and head, especially when disturbed.
  • Workers may emit a repulsive odor when alarmed.

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