Aphaenogaster spp. are known for their long legs, narrow waists, and graceful, elegant movements. While many species operaste in a jerky, unpredictable manner, Aphaenogaster workers are slow and deliberate in their behaciour, as if they are tiptoeing through the forest floor to not wake up the other ant colonies.
Worker Size: 3.5 - 4 mm
Queen Size: 7 - 8 mm
Species Tribe: Stenammini
Coloration/Hue: Red/brown with orange hues
Nuptial Flight (TOY): July - September
Nuptial Flight (TOD): Evening