Carpenter Ants

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Carpenter Ant Facts

  • Typically, Carpenter Ants are no longer than 1/8th of an inch; yellowish brown to dark brown in color.
  • Outdoors Carpenter Ants typically nest near moisture sources and in dead or decaying wood.

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Carpenter Ant Bites & Treatment

Carpenter ants have large mandibles strong enough to break skin. They also produce formic acid, which they can spray onto the wound to further aggravate it.

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