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Re: Queen ID

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Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:15 pm

Batspiderfish wrote:
Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:07 pm
Yeah, this is Lasius umbratus. You should be able to use most kinds of Lasius, but most of the past successes have come from the niger-group.

That spike is called the petiolar scale, and all ants from Formicinae have one.
Oh, ok. What ants fly next in NYC? Found T. Sessile queen, it died. The other queens look fine, like if they were founding normally though, strange. Maybe I'll just wait 'till the next queens fly :(
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Re: Queen ID

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Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:36 pm

Batspiderfish wrote:
Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:07 pm
Yeah, this is Lasius umbratus. You should be able to use most kinds of Lasius, but most of the past successes have come from the niger-group.

That spike is called the petiolar scale, and all ants from Formicinae have one.
A friend of mine in NJ, MrILoveTheAnts says it looks so. I'm gonna try getting workers maybe like tomorrow. Just don't wanna go through this hassle again.
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Re: Queen ID

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Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:38 pm

And the only GAN farmer here with ants is SUPER expensive.
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Re: Queen ID

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Sun May 21, 2017 3:58 pm

Image hey everyone i found this queen at the beginning of may and i was wondering if you could help me identify what type of ant it is?

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Re: Queen ID

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Sun May 21, 2017 7:12 pm

barloud604 wrote:
Sun May 21, 2017 3:58 pm
Image hey everyone i found this queen at the beginning of may and i was wondering if you could help me identify what type of ant it is?
In the future, always make a new topic. ;)

Camponotus sp.
Keeper of

Aphaenogaster cf. rudis

Tetramorium caespitum

Crematogaster sp.

Tapinoma sessile

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