Help identifying Ant from backyard

Help with identifying the species your ants

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Martialis
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Re: Help identifying Ant from backyard

Post: # 17919Post Martialis
Wed Mar 08, 2017 9:21 am

Batspiderfish wrote:
Wed Mar 08, 2017 8:55 am
These are Lasius claviger, social parasites of other Lasius, namely L. neoniger and L. alienus.
Oh? I guess I'm wrong.
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NeerAnt
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Re: Help identifying Ant from backyard

Post: # 17929Post NeerAnt
Wed Mar 08, 2017 1:38 pm

Batspiderfish wrote:
Wed Mar 08, 2017 8:55 am
These are Lasius claviger, social parasites of other Lasius, namely L. neoniger and L. alienus.
The wiki photo of them is spot on. Thanks for the input. I may then try to find some workers to introduce to one of them and see what happens and if that works try to do the others as well.

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