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Know Your Bugs! Common Pests of Central Texas Odorous House Ants Habits Odorous house ants like to eat sweets and are especially fond of honeydew. They are known to move their nests every three months or so in response to rain. Habitat Indoors, odorous house ants nest near moisture sources, such as in wall voids […]
Know Your Bugs! Common Pests of Central Texas Carpenter Ants Habits All species of carpenter ants mainly attack wood that is or has been wet and damaged by mold. Even though these black carpenter ants first invade wet, decayed wood, they may soon begin building paths through dry, undamaged wood. They usually come into buildings […]
Know Your Bugs! Common Pests of Central Texas Argentine Ants Habits Argentine ants deposit trails of food continuously, instead of just from nest to food source. This habit ensures they do not waste time revisiting the same area for food. Argentine ants prefer to eat sweets, but they will eat almost anything including meats, eggs, […]
Know Your Bugs! Common Pests of Central Texas Acrobat Ants Habits Acrobat ants typically feed on honeydew, a sugary waste excreted by aphids and mealybugs, but they also eat live and dead insects including termite swarmers. Habitat Outside, most species of acrobat ants nest under rocks or in logs, firewood and trees where wood decay […]