Kuala Lumpur/Indoors/Malaysia - 03/14/2017

Help with identifying the species your ants

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Phoenix
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Kuala Lumpur/Indoors/Malaysia - 03/14/2017

Post: # 18071Post Phoenix
Tue Mar 14, 2017 4:49 am

Orange kinda color; workers around 2 millimeter/0.2 centimeters.
Where's the queens are 3 millimeter/0.3 centimeters.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EAzEIjsqABU

My Guess: Pharaoh ant/ Monomorium Pharaonis
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-[Monomorium Pharaonis] (Colony)
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-[Solepnosis Geminata] (Queen)
-[Camponotus] (Queens)x3
-[Pheidole] (Queen)
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~Phoenix

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Re: Kuala Lumpur/Indoors/Malaysia - 03/14/2017

Post: # 18072Post Martialis
Tue Mar 14, 2017 9:16 am

Pictures are better than video, though I believe it is M. pharaonis as well.
Keeper of

Tetramorium sp.

Crematogaster sp.

Past Queens/colonies:

Ponera pennsylvanica

Phoenix
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Re: Kuala Lumpur/Indoors/Malaysia - 03/14/2017

Post: # 18231Post Phoenix
Sat Mar 18, 2017 4:10 am

Advice on keeping them?
Or the same general rule applies?
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-[Monomorium Pharaonis] (Colony)
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-[Solepnosis Geminata] (Queen)
-[Camponotus] (Queens)x3
-[Pheidole] (Queen)
======================================

~Phoenix

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