3 edition of Identification and habits of key ant pests of Washington. found in the catalog.
Identification and habits of key ant pests of Washington.
Roger D. Akre
by Cooperative Extension Service, College of Agriculture, Washington State University in [Pullman]
Written in English
|Series||Extension bulletin -- 671., Extension bulletin (Washington State University. Cooperative Extension) -- 671.|
|Contributions||Antonelli, Arthur L., Washington State University. Cooperative Extension Service.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 folded sheet ( p. :|
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Identification and Habits of Key Ant Pests of Washington Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) are an easily recognized group of social insects. The workers are wingless, have elbowed antennae, and have a petiole (narrow constriction) of one or two segments between the mesosoma (middle section) and the gaster (last section) (Fig.
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This publication describes the 12 most common ants characterized as structural pests in Washington, Idaho, and Oregon. Drawings and descriptions follow an introduction to ants and their general biology.
Illustrated keys are provided for workers, winged males, and females. Detailed photographs of workers are included on the cover. Identification and Habits of Key Ant Pests in the Pacific Northwest.
PNW Download PDF. Authors Brief. Laurel Hansen, adjunct entomologist, Washington State University, Department of Entomology, Roger Akre, (deceased), Original Author, entomologist, Washington State University, Art Antonelli.
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Read. Roger D. Akre Read. Young parent Martha Bullock Lamberts Read. Identification and habits of key ant pests of Washington Roger D. Akre Read. Landscaping with native plants in the Inland Northwest Tonie Jean.The ant is has a brownish-black and red t in color along with their velvety black abdomen.
Front the “Identification and Habits of Key Ant Pests of Washington” WSU Extension Manual “Major concern: Velvety tree ants are considered nuisance pests because of their large numbers infesting structures and foraging on foods in the household.
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