Native red harvester ants, not to be mistaken for invasive fire ants, help loosen and fertilize soil. They "harvest" seeds to eat. All the workers within a harvester mound are sister workers. These ants are a primary food source for endangered horned Lizards
. Derrick Kaamasee's exquisite apple coral red harvester ant is about 2" long, 1/2" wide and 1" tall. Lovely etched antennae and blue turquoise inlaid eyes are amazing.