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ants of Nevada

George C. Wheeler

ants of Nevada

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Published by Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ants,
  • Insects
    • Subjects:
    • Ants -- Nevada.,
    • Insects -- Nevada.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGeorge C. Wheeler and Jeanette N. Wheeler.
      ContributionsWheeler, Jeanette.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL568.F7 W4667 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 138 p. :
      Number of Pages138
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2743149M
      ISBN 10093864422X
      LC Control Number86060542

      Red imported fire ants (RIFAs, for short) get their common name from their ability to inflict painful bites and stings. These dark reddish-brown ants are an invasive species found throughout the southern part of the U.S. Keep reading to le arn more red ant facts, including information on red ant bites and more. The ants, still in the can, may be brought or sent to: Nevada Department of Agriculture, McLeod Drive, Las Vegas, NV Include your name, address and phone number. You will be notified. The Hidden World of Ants A new photo exhibit featuring the work of biologist Mark Moffett reminds us that we still live in an age of discovery An Australian bull dog ant tends : Amanda Fiegl.   The horned lizard, aka horny toad, uniquely adapted to its desert home. Cross a horny toad and he'll puff up to impress you. He'll also eat all the harvester ants you've got.


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(George Carlos), Get this edition. The Red Imported Fire Ant, also known as Solenopsis invicta, is a formidable foe wherever it establishes a invading the southeastern United States in the late s, the pest has become widespread in 11 southeastern states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.

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