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by zpiter
Wed Mar 15, 2017 10:57 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: February 25th, South Singapore
Replies: 18
Views: 424

Re: February 25th, South Singapore

Oops, my bad. First one is Crematogaster and the last one is campontous.
by zpiter
Wed Mar 15, 2017 8:09 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Queen Ant Identification 14/03/17 Singapore
Replies: 3
Views: 115

Queen Ant Identification 14/03/17 Singapore

Hi guys, need some help on ID three queens which I caught few days back. First queen is quite small, around 3mm. I almost miss it as its so small, I thought it's a worker ant. http://i350.photobucket.com/albums/q434/wen_xin_88zpiter/BECEFAF1-9384-47CE-8F15-49587594DF46_zpsn4ywudlf.jpg http://i350.ph...
by zpiter
Wed Mar 15, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: February 25th, South Singapore
Replies: 18
Views: 424

Re: February 25th, South Singapore

First two are Crematogaster, last one is campontous.
by zpiter
Thu Feb 23, 2017 5:51 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: 5 mm Ant Queen caught in Singapore
Replies: 14
Views: 805

Re: 5 mm Ant Queen caught in Singapore

The length of Pheidole is around 5-6mm Unfortunately this is not true. While I'm sure there are lots of Pheidole queens that are 5-6mm there are a ton of Pheidole queens that are much larger or smaller. Few Examples: Pheidole rhea 15mm Pheidole obscurithorax 10mm Pheidole navigans 3mm Pheidole vora...
by zpiter
Tue Jan 10, 2017 5:16 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Failing in ant keeping
Replies: 21
Views: 734

Re: Failing in ant keeping

https://goo.gl/photos/X6t8tE3gxqkhYLbf8 Ok, so following this link, your ants are: Camponotus sp. Odontomachus sp. I can't really make an attempt at the final ant(s?), the ones with wings, without a measurement in millimeters. I can at least tell that she is fully-claustral and from the Formicinae ...
by zpiter
Tue Jan 10, 2017 10:49 am
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Failing in ant keeping
Replies: 21
Views: 734

Re: Failing in ant keeping

https://goo.gl/photos/X6t8tE3gxqkhYLbf8 Ok, so following this link, your ants are: Camponotus sp. Odontomachus sp. I can't really make an attempt at the final ant(s?), the ones with wings, without a measurement in millimeters. I can at least tell that she is fully-claustral and from the Formicinae ...
by zpiter
Tue Jan 10, 2017 10:46 am
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Failing in ant keeping
Replies: 21
Views: 734

Re: Failing in ant keeping

Nice catch there. Sadly Carebara Sp are very hard to keep. Usually female will need to mate multiples time in order to be fertile. Anyway, those queens are gone case, set them free if you can.
by zpiter
Sat Oct 22, 2016 11:34 am
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Hello from Singapore
Replies: 4
Views: 304

Re: Hello from Singapore

Yo, from Singapore too, GAN farmer in Singapore as well. :P
by zpiter
Tue Oct 11, 2016 9:20 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Identifying Ants from Singapore
Replies: 4
Views: 202

Re: Identifying Ants from Singapore

All are campontous sp queen.
by zpiter
Tue Oct 04, 2016 9:05 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Crematogaster Sp nuptial flight (Singapore)
Replies: 2
Views: 257

Re: Crematogaster Sp nuptial flight (Singapore)

ahboiah wrote:Where did you find the queen ants ?
On HDB flats' wall, on the floor. Anywhere as long as its after rain.