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Carpenter Ants

Camponotus spp

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Found throughout the United States, carpenter ants prefer moist wood and are extremely destructive.

Distinguishing Characteristics
These are among the largest of ants and are vicious biters. Workers can vary greatly in size from 1/4″ to 3/4″ in length, and are usually black or brown in color. They’re long-legged and move swiftly.

28.02.2014 Category: Bug identification

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