Solenopsis xyloni (Southern Fire Ant)

Solenopsis xyloni worker 'gaster flagging' at Camponotus festinatus worker which has come too close. The Solenopsis will lift their gasters and excrete a droplet of venom from their sting, which aerosolizes as the ants wave their gaster in warning.
Solenopsis xyloni worker 'gaster flagging' at Camponotus festinatus worker which has come too close. The Solenopsis will lift their gasters and excrete a droplet of venom from their sting, which aerosolizes as the ants wave their gaster in warning.