Argentine Ant

Argentine Ant

Image courtesy of Wikipedia

Hymenoptera: Formicidae, Linepithema humile.

The Argentine Ant is a single node, small, shiny, and brown ant with only one sized worker ant. The worker ants are usually 1/12 to 1/8 inch long. Occasionally they will reach as large as 1/4 inch in length. This ant is found throughout the Southeastern United States and Southern California. Eliminating these pests should be done by combining chemical and non-chemical pest control with the Integrated Perimeter Management (IPM) program perfected by the technicians at Absolute Pest Control. During the winter, The Argentine Ants are known to move into man-made structures. When crushed, the ants release a musky smell. This is one of the best ways to identify this particular species.

Absolute Results, Absolute Service

Our purpose is to serve people, not to sell service.
Our success is completely dependent on how well we serve our customers.
Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.
We are accountable to do the right thing.

Service areas include Nashville, Smyrna, Murfreesboro, all of Middle Tennessee, and more!