Lasius neoniger
  • Lasius neoniger

    Labor-Day Ants

    Lasius neoniger is perhaps the most abundant and widespread native ant in the eastern United States. Colonies can be found almost anywhere, but are very common in open fields with slightly sandier soil. L. neoniger is skilled in the art of tending aphids for honeydew.

    • Worker Size: 3 - 4 mm

      Queen Size: 8 - 9 mm


      Subfamily: Formicinae

      Species Tribe: Lasiini


      Coloration/Hue: Brown with light brown pubescense

      Nuptial Flight (TOY): September

      Nuptial Flight (TOD): Afternoon - Evening


      Polymorphic: No

      Polygynous: No

      Polydomous: No

    $220.00 Regular Price
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