Newbie here, just caught a queen! Help me ID please!

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Re: Newbie here, just caught a queen! Help me ID please!

Post: # 29784Post Razeluxe
Mon Aug 21, 2017 11:05 am

Working on it, just a moment

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Re: Newbie here, just caught a queen! Help me ID please!

Post: # 29786Post Razeluxe
Mon Aug 21, 2017 11:43 am

Here is one I just caught a few minutes ago, with as best a measurement as I could get. I'm so sorry about the quality of all this! I'll try to get a side view later

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Re: Newbie here, just caught a queen! Help me ID please!

Post: # 29790Post Razeluxe
Mon Aug 21, 2017 12:56 pm

Ant hunting is pretty fun, but kind of tiring after walking around in the heat for like 2 hours by the way xD

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Re: Newbie here, just caught a queen! Help me ID please!

Post: # 29794Post Razeluxe
Mon Aug 21, 2017 1:52 pm

Best picture yet

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Phoenix
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Re: ID Request

Post: # 29799Post Phoenix
Mon Aug 21, 2017 2:43 pm

The Queen Above Is A Formica Queen.
'Have Fun.' - Gabe Newell

Razeluxe
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Re: Newbie here, just caught a queen! Help me ID please!

Post: # 29801Post Razeluxe
Mon Aug 21, 2017 2:44 pm

Any idea on the specific species?

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Re: Newbie here, just caught a queen! Help me ID please!

Post: # 29805Post Batspiderfish
Mon Aug 21, 2017 3:37 pm

Formica subsericea
Links:
Rules & Requirements for Identification:
http://forum.AntsCanada.com/viewtopic.php?f=48&t=292

How to take pictures for identification:
http://forum.AntsCanada.com/viewtopic.php?f=48&t=2167

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Re: Newbie here, just caught a queen! Help me ID please!

Post: # 29808Post Razeluxe
Mon Aug 21, 2017 4:38 pm

Sweet thanks

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