The Perfect Swarm: Crazy Rasberry Ant Story Attacks the Web

Crazy Rasberry Ant, Paratrechina Sp. Near PubensCould you imagine a more perfect story . . . to catapult this wild, wild, Western city to international attention? It’s already gone viral. Marauding insects with a wacky name invade untold Houston suburbs! They’re attracted to . . . electricity! They’ll disable your home security system! And they eat Fire Ants!

Photo of Crazy Rasberry Ants: A&M Center for Urban & Structural Entomology

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  • I live in Conroe and saw these guys over a year ago; I think I thought I had imagined them! Very tiny with frenetic movements. Thankfully, no infestation to mention. Yet.