Tetramorium Caespitum Queen (+brood and first workers)
Pavement ant (Tetramorium Caespitum)
Queen size: 6-8mm
Worker size: 2-4mm.
Diet: Insects, fruit, honey.
Habitat: Urban, stones, soil. Mainly Urban areas
Nuptial Flight: July-August
These ants are very small and less common than lasius niger but are still very interesting and get the unique name pavement ants for being known to nest in urban areas such as cities or built up areas, even found in houses sometimes.