from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The Formica rufescens, a species of ant which robs the nests of other species, carrying off the neuters when in the larva or pupa stage to its own nests, where they are brought up along with its own larvæ by neuters stolen before.

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  • noun small reddish slave-making ant species


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