Army Ants

Official Name

Neivamyrmex

Size

4-15 mm

Color

Light Yellowish Brown to Reddish Brown

Geographical Location

Found in United States, Costa Rica, Guatemala and Mexico.

Common Household Location

Lawn, Garden and Kitchen

Identifying Characteristics

  • Male Length : 10-11 mm
  • Queen Length : 15 mm
  • Worker Major Length : 4-5 mm

Official Name

Neivamyrmex

Size

4-15 mm

Color

Light Yellowish Brown to Reddish Brown

Geographical Location

Found in United States, Costa Rica, Guatemala and Mexico.

Common Household Location

Lawn, Garden and Kitchen

Identifying Characteristics

  • Male Length : 10-11 mm
  • Queen Length : 15 mm
  • Worker Major Length : 4-5 mm

Notes

Neivamyrmex is a genus of army ants in the subfamily Dorylinae. Most species are predominantly subterranean, but they will occasionally forage above ground at night or on cloudy days.