Camponutous where?

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Camponutous where?

Post: # 20540Post Antlover
Tue May 02, 2017 7:18 pm

Where can I find camponatous s. and when?

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Post: # 20545Post Martialis
Tue May 02, 2017 8:02 pm

What state do you live in?
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Post: # 20546Post Antlover
Tue May 02, 2017 8:22 pm

Mid Louisiana near New Orleans and Alabama

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Re: Camponutous where?

Post: # 20547Post Batspiderfish
Tue May 02, 2017 8:27 pm

They should be flying right now, continuing at least up to July. Looking near the edges of forests is always a good bet (on warm, windless days after rain.)
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Re: Camponutous where?

Post: # 20552Post xTNxANTMANx
Tue May 02, 2017 8:52 pm

What about Camponotus castaneus? Also I have read that they are a soil nesting species. Any tips?
Camponotus subbarbatus
Camponotus pennsylvanicus x2
Crematogaster ashmeadi
Crematogaster missouriensis
Formica pallidefulva x2
Formica subsericea x2
Lasius sp x2
Pheidole sp. x3
Tetramorium immigrans x2
Unknown sp.


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Post: # 20555Post Antlover
Tue May 02, 2017 8:59 pm

Thank you There are the second most wanted species i have wanted

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