Subfamily MYRMICINAE
Tribe FORMICOXENINI

Temnothorax pergandei (Emery)

Temnothorax pergandei, full face view of worker (dark brown form) (click photo to enlarge).
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Temnothorax pergandei, side view of worker (dark brownform) (click photo to enlarge).
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Temnothorax pergandei, side view of worker (red form) (click photo to enlarge).
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Temnothorax pergandei, a small colony with a single queen and several workers (dark form) were found nesting in this gallery created by a beetle (possibly a buprestid) in the bark of loblolly pine at Percy Quin State Park in Pike Co., MS (click photo to enlarge).