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Carpenter Ants are a eusocial species of ant. These ants hollow out wood to make nests, in which an entire colony is able to live! These are the ants that you find walking around your home in the spring time.
Photo Courtesy of: James H. Jarratt, Ph.D.   Source: http://www.uky.edu/Agriculture/Entomology/entfacts/struct/ef603.htm