Formica sanguinea Latreille 1798 (Family Formicidae)


Worker

Queen

With Prey

Nest

Length: Queen 9-11mm, Worker 6-9mm, Male 7-10mm
Egg Larva Pupa Imago (Flight)
? ? ? June -August
(Earliest: 5.6)

Biotopes:
Heath and Moorland
Nest:
Dead Wood
Mutualism:
Aphis farinosa
Food:
Insecta
Slaves:
Formica fusca

Formica lemani
Predators:
Clytra laeviuscula Larva

BWARS: Formica sanguinea


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