is this a queen?

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ryuji296
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is this a queen?

Post: # 32204Post ryuji296
Mon Oct 09, 2017 11:33 pm

i ask some friends who live in a mountain to catch me a queen ant then he brought me this:

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It looks like it has a wing scar but what makes me confuse is that her head is big and butt is too small. I have several others which im sure they are queen but this one i really find confusing.

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Batspiderfish
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Re: is this a queen?

Post: # 32208Post Batspiderfish
Tue Oct 10, 2017 12:48 am

Looks like a spiky worker to me, although the photos are pretty dark.
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ryuji296
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Re: is this a queen?

Post: # 32217Post ryuji296
Tue Oct 10, 2017 10:41 am

oh. too bad. still i like its type of spp. i hope i could find a queen of its spp. anyway thank you.

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