The United States has over 700 species of ants but only about 25 of those species are know to infest homes. Ants are among the most common pest in homes, restaurants, offices and other buildings where a food source can be found. Ants are social insects that live in colonies that are made up of workers and a queen.


Coloring is slate gray to black with orange/red markings. They are typically 1/2 inch long.

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