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Wasmannia auropunctata (Little Fire Ant) is a species of Hymenoptera in the family ants. They are native to The Dominican Republic, Martinique, Paraguay, Honduras, Costa Rica, French Guiana, Bolivia, Haiti, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Saint Lucia, Puerto Rico, Saint Vincent And The Grenadines, Brazil, Trinidad And Tobago, Barbados, Grenada, Uruguay, Argentina, Mexico, Peru, Suriname, Guadeloupe, Cuba, Jamaica, Colombia, Guyana, Venezuela, Panama, and Virgin Islands, U.s.. They visit flowers of wild leadwort, Spermacoce assurgens, Justicia galapagana, and Cordia lutea. They are diurnal.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Little Fire Ant. View this species on GBIF