Trachymyrmex arizonensis


  

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Trachymyrmex arizonensis nest entrace, at the base of a tuft of grass. The yellowish particles around the nest entrance are waste from the ants' fungal gardens.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis nest entrace, at the base of a tuft of grass. The yellowish particles around the nest entrance are waste from the ants' fungal gardens.
Close up of the garden waste from Trachymyrmex arizonensis nest, with had for scale.
Close up of the garden waste from Trachymyrmex arizonensis nest, with had for scale.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis worker moving waste from fungal garden to outside of nest.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis worker moving waste from fungal garden to outside of nest.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis worker carrying pupa. The whitish material on the worker is a mineral deposit of some kind.It is pretty common to see this encrustation on Trachymyrmex workers.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis worker carrying pupa. The whitish material on the worker is a mineral deposit of some kind.It is pretty common to see this encrustation on Trachymyrmex workers.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis worker carrying dirt out of the nest.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis worker carrying dirt out of the nest.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis worker.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis worker.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis worker on rock.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis worker on rock.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis worker on rock.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis worker on rock.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis worker on rock.
Trachymyrmex arizonensis worker on rock.