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by AntsDakota
Sun Jun 17, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: My Camponotus pennsylvanicus queen
Replies: 13
Views: 153

Re: My Camponotus pennsylvanicus queen

https://imgur.com/eobl1NV
by AntsDakota
Sun Jun 17, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: AntsDakota's Brachymyrmex queen
Replies: 7
Views: 68

Re: AntsDakota's Brachymyrmex queen

https://imgur.com/plfGeTa
https://imgur.com/594eRAX
by AntsDakota
Sat Jun 16, 2018 11:51 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Queen identification help
Replies: 10
Views: 51

Re: Queen identification help

applepie wrote:
Fri Jun 15, 2018 11:44 am
I think that it is tetramorium, because they are having their nuptial flights now
I thought Tetramorium flew in July.
by AntsDakota
Sat Jun 16, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Tetramorium in Northern states?
Replies: 9
Views: 68

Re: Tetramorium in Northern states?

applepie wrote:
Sun Jun 10, 2018 4:17 pm
What type of Formica? I thought Formica only flew in July.
Formica around here fly in late June. (F. montana)
by AntsDakota
Sat Jun 16, 2018 11:45 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Queen Ant found, Need help on how to keep it.
Replies: 7
Views: 66

Re: Queen Ant found, Need help on how to keep it.

We had a colony of black small ants in our driveway a few weeks ago and whilst looking at them and deciding what to do I noticed a large ant about a foot or two away from the entrance of their tunnels. I captured this ant and put it in a tic tac container as I have nothing better for now. It has mu...
by AntsDakota
Sat Jun 16, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: New queen! Monomorium, Crematogaster, or Tapinoma?
Replies: 2
Views: 17

New queen! Monomorium, Crematogaster, or Tapinoma?

She is about 4 mm long and dull black. I'm working on pics.
by AntsDakota
Sat Jun 16, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: The Black Embers Journal (Starring Queen Fuego Nocturno)
Replies: 9
Views: 120

Re: The Black Embers Journal (Starring Queen Fuego Nocturno)

I caught a new queen that I think is the real C. herculeanus. She is black with a dull red thorax and transparent stripes on her gaster. She is Fuego Nocturno the 2nd.
by AntsDakota
Sat Jun 16, 2018 11:38 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: The Black Embers Journal (Starring Queen Fuego Nocturno)
Replies: 9
Views: 120

Re: The Black Embers Journal (Starring Queen Fuego Nocturno)

antnest8 wrote:
Mon Jun 04, 2018 4:19 pm
what barrier did you use?
I didn't use any since the lid was tight and escape proof.
by AntsDakota
Sat Jun 16, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: AntsDakota's Brachymyrmex queen
Replies: 7
Views: 68

Re: AntsDakota's Brachymyrmex queen

They lay more eggs every week, and now they have 50 or 60 small larvae and about 10 eggs! :D