Pogonomyrmex californicus (California Harvester Ant)

Pogonomyrmex californicus worker chewing on a plant stem. Like many other Pogonomyrmex Harvester Ants, P. californicus will chew down plants that they feel are growing too close to their nests.
Pogonomyrmex californicus worker chewing on a plant stem. Like many other Pogonomyrmex Harvester Ants, P. californicus will chew down plants that they feel are growing too close to their nests.