Notes On Polygimey(Butchered)Of RIFA And BCA(Black Crazy Ants)

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Notes On Polygimey(Butchered)Of RIFA And BCA(Black Crazy Ants)

Post: # 32483Post PTasker15
Thu Oct 19, 2017 3:25 pm

RIFA-Test On Polygyne.

Results
Caught;One Late Flying RIFA Queen.(A)
Also A Colony Of RIFA.I Collected A Queen,7 Pupae,9 Minors,1 Major,And 3 Super Majors.(B)
1-Put (A) In Formicarium.
2-Put In Queen Of Colony (B) In First-Far From (A).
3-Added Brood And Ants In The Middle Of Queen (A) And (B).
3 Minors Went To (B).All Else Acted Like (A) Was Their True Mother.After 30 Minutes.Queen (A) & (B) Met Up...And Well...Were Fine With Each other.So High Polygyne When Needed.Note;I Could Tell Diffrences Between The Queens;Queen B Was Bloated,While Queen A Had A Small Gaster.

Polygimey(Butchered)Of BCA
Caught;
One Paratrechina Lonchiclornus Queen With No Brood But 6 Workers.(1)
A Worker With 7-16 Larvae-No Queen Though.(2)
1.Put (1) In Container Same As (2)
A Worker From (1) Wondered And Noticed The Orphaned Worker With Brood.Instantly Brood Was Being Moved Into (1) As Well as The Worker From (2).In Other Words-They Are Like Linepithuma Humile(Argentine Ants)Note:I Caught (2) Three Miles From Where I Caught (1)
These Are My Pretty,Pretty Queens

Proud Owner Of;A Odontomachis Clarus Queen,A RIFA Colony,1 Pheidole Texana Colony,A Paratrechina Lonchicornus Colony,A Nylanderia Fulva Colony,Lasius Neoniger,And Ponera pennsylvanica

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