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Modified 17-Sep-12
Created 21-Jan-12
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A Carpenter Ant carrying a Yellowjacket; winged Harvester Ants swarming and leaving the nest; assorted insect parts in a Harvester Ant nest; and an approaching Beetle are featured today. See A Day at a Time for the bird images from today.
Carpenter Ant (Camponotus sp) with Yellowjacket Wasp AbdomenCarpenter Ant (Camponotus sp) with Yellowjacket Wasp AbdomenHarvester Ant (Messor andrei) with Carpenter Ant (?) (Camponotus spp.) HeadWinged Harvester Ants (Messor andrei) with parts of other InsectsWinged Harvester Ants (Messor andrei)Bicolored Carpenter Ant? (Camponotus vicinus)Winged Female Harvester Ant (Messor andrei)Winged Harvester Ants (Messor andrei)Winged Harvester Ants (Messor andrei)Winged Harvester Ants (Messor andrei)Harvester Ant (Messor andrei) carries dead Carpenter Ant (Camponotus spp.)Approaching BeetleCalifornia Broad-necked Darkling Beetle (Coelocnemis californica -- or californicus)Beetle in ProfileHarvester Ant (Messor andrei) with Green Insect Body