Species Account – Black Garden Ant (Lasius niger)

One species we had an eventful 2021 observing in the garden was Lasius niger, the Black Ant. Certainly one of the more interesting species to keep an eye on as they are always up to something. Pat-a-cake! Our first encounter of note with this species, beyond their typical fussing about, was this odd behaviour recorded … Continue reading Species Account – Black Garden Ant (Lasius niger)