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by qwertyimp1
Mon Jul 04, 2016 4:56 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Need help identifying queen
Replies: 1
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Need help identifying queen

I recently found this queen I didn't recognize, could someone help me identify it? It is the same length as a Tertramorium sp. e(queen) but has an orange/light brown color, and a wider gaster. Sorry about the terrible picture quality.
by qwertyimp1
Sat Jun 25, 2016 2:07 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Which to pick? (U.S. IL)
Replies: 2
Views: 212

Which to pick? (U.S. IL)

Hi, I live in northern Illinois and had an interest in keeping an ant colony for a while now. I've done a little research on the two types of ants I've been considering, Camponotus pennsylvanicus and some kind of Tetramorium (Tetramorium caespitum, I think), however due to the fact they are more so ...