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That's a weird-looking ant! Here's a picture of someone getting bit by what may be this ant:
https://www.deviantart.com/orionmystery ... -456757649

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Hi Lou,
It is dinomyrmex gigas.
BR, ADi

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Thanks, horrific ant!!!!!

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Hi Lou,

Yes, it is true :-)

Please take a look at the details:
head: viewtopic.php?f=27&t=42154
mouth: viewtopic.php?f=27&t=42297
eye: viewtopic.php?f=27&t=42064

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@Lou: That hurts just by looking at it.

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