What kind of ant is this?

Asked June 18, 2019, 1:56 PM EDT

Resident has an ant infestation possibly in a wall in his home. He's wondering what kind of ant this is. My picture is not the greatest.

Emmet County Michigan

1 Response

I've been comparing the ants in your photo to many species. They are similar to the acrobat ant and the false honey ant. I cannot be sure if it is one of these, or even another species, with only a photo to work with. Sorry for the delay in responding.