Carpenter ants are either completely black, or red and black depending on the species and are polymorphic, meaning individuals of the colony vary in size (1/4” to 3/4”). They are one of the largest ant species encountered and in their natural habitat, they aid in ...

Fire ants are polymorphic, meaning individuals vary in size, with workers ranging in size from 1/16” to 1/4″ long and queens averaging 1/4″ long. Their head and thorax are yellowish red and the abdomen is black. The black imported fire ant was introduced from South ...

Nuisance ants are typically 1/8” to 1/4” long. They generally are brown or black in color and build their colonies in all types of soil and damp debris. They have a characteristic body shape of three segments with a “pinched neck” behind the head and ...