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ghost ant
Tapinoma melanocephalum (Fabricius)

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Tapinoma melanocephalum
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Tapinoma melanocephalum
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Tapinoma melanocephalum
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Tapinoma melanocephalum
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Tapinoma melanocephalum
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Tapinoma melanocephalum
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Tapinoma melanocephalum
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Tapinoma melanocephalum
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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hymenoptera
Suborder: Apocrita
Superfamily: Vespoidea
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Tribe: Dolichoderini
Genus: Tapinoma

Other System Links

NPDN Pest: ISASQBA

Categories

Category: Omnivorous Foragers
Category: Honeydew Feeders

References

Common Name Reference: Web Search -
Scientific Name Reference: Nomina Insecta Nearctica Vol. 2 -