Wood Ant
 
Location: Calgary, AB
Date: Apr 3, 2005
               
      Photo 1

Wood ants

Common Name:  Wood Ant

Latin Name:  Formica sp.

Length:  4 to 8 mm

Range:  Throughout Alberta

Habitat:  Various

Time of year seen:  Summer

Number of Species in Alberta: 21

A large wood ant nest - note pink and blue pen for scale

   
     
         
                    

All content in this website is copyright R. Bercha, unless otherwise indicated. Unauthorized use, duplication or publication prohibited without permission