Pogonomyrmex rugosus (Rough Harvester Ant)

Pogonomyrmex rugosus are fairly large ants. I'm holding this one in my fingertips so that you can get a sense of scale. This ant is dead...since Pogonomyrmex Harvester ants have pretty powerful stings, I wouldn't be holding it otherwise.
Pogonomyrmex rugosus are fairly large ants. I'm holding this one in my fingertips so that you can get a sense of scale. This ant is dead...since Pogonomyrmex Harvester ants have pretty powerful stings, I wouldn't be holding it otherwise.