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by antnest8
Sat Jun 16, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Queen Id Pls Again
Replies: 4
Views: 29

Re: Queen Id Pls Again

really it is impossible to tell if a queen is fertilized until workers hatch from her eggs
by antnest8
Fri Jun 15, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Queen identification help
Replies: 10
Views: 51

Re: Queen identification help

it's a good guess but there is only one petidole node and it is in a spiked shape so it is in the family Formicae
by antnest8
Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:55 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Camponotus or Iridomyrmex colony.
Replies: 23
Views: 653

Re: Camponotus or Iridomyrmex colony.

i always think when my queens die that they have a 1/1000 chance outside. when we catch then they have like a 1/7 chance to live a long life
by antnest8
Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Antnest's C. Noveboracensis journal
Replies: 5
Views: 88

Re: Antnest's C. Noveboracensis journal

UPDATE Wow, along time has passed since an update but iv'e learned that c. noveboracensis brood develops a lot faster that pennsylvanicus brood Here is the counts lobster backs still nothing :cry: red dragon Super Large larvae! (ok not like super large but their about to pupate) :roll: About 7 large...
by antnest8
Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Nebraskan Ants
Replies: 1
Views: 22

Re: Nebraskan Ants

Hypoponera opacior is pretty cool looking Pogonomyrmex occidentalis is a harvester ant really cool species (stings though) Prenolepis imparis really cool false honey pot ants Tapinoma sessile, odors house ant another cool sp. Temnothorax lives in acorns hence the name the acorn ant These are some re...
by antnest8
Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: New Ant Keeper from Ireland.
Replies: 1
Views: 17

Re: New Ant Keeper from Ireland.

welcome to the forums and good luck on your lasius queen
by antnest8
Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Hello From Northwest Indiana
Replies: 1
Views: 28

Re: Hello From Northwest Indiana

welcome :)
by antnest8
Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Found a queen in a acorn can yall ID?
Replies: 5
Views: 60

Re: Found a queen in a acorn can yall ID?

I think its
Crematogaster lineolata
or Crematogaster cerasi
by antnest8
Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Difference between Starter Kits
Replies: 4
Views: 41

Re: Difference between Starter Kits

according to the shop the new lasius nest can support tetremorium