Pogonomyrmex rugosus http://www.nhm.org/nature/taxonomy/term/364/all en Ant Love From an Ant Nerd http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/ant-love-ant-nerd <p>A few weeks ago, this ant nerd traveled to the wilds of Arizona to pick up two ant colonies. Yes, myself and Leslie Gordon (the Museum&#39;s live animal queen), drove over 1000 miles in under two days to bring a few hundred ants back to the Museum. Why?<br /> &nbsp;</p> <div> <a href="http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-DGeSj9_OgbI/URKVtWFSICI/AAAAAAAAA8M/qEyXlReaq2w/s1600/DSC01520.JPG"><img src="/nature/sites/default/files/images/blog/DSC01520.JPG" /></a> </div><p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/ant-love-ant-nerd" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/ant-love-ant-nerd#comments ant colony ant exhibits ant farm ant nest ants harvester ants Nature Lab Pogonomyrmex rugosus pogos Blog Sun, 24 Feb 2013 03:06:00 +0000 Lila Higgins 705 at http://www.nhm.org/nature