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by MaxFernandes
Sun Apr 28, 2019 12:01 am
Forum: The Ant Graveyard
Topic: R. Metallica Queen suddenly passed away but...
Replies: 6
Views: 1691

Re: R. Metallica Queen suddenly passed away but...

And also another question does the male have to be found and introduced to the new colony during spring (R Metallica’s Nuptials)
by MaxFernandes
Wed Apr 24, 2019 12:56 am
Forum: The Ant Graveyard
Topic: R. Metallica Queen suddenly passed away but...
Replies: 6
Views: 1691

Re: R. Metallica Queen suddenly passed away but...

Forgot to add the queen o lit died recently past week
by MaxFernandes
Tue Apr 23, 2019 7:45 am
Forum: The Ant Graveyard
Topic: R. Metallica Queen suddenly passed away but...
Replies: 6
Views: 1691

Re: R. Metallica Queen suddenly passed away but...

I caught the Queen (who died) in September last year
by MaxFernandes
Sun Apr 21, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: The Ant Graveyard
Topic: R. Metallica Queen suddenly passed away but...
Replies: 6
Views: 1691

Re: R. Metallica Queen suddenly passed away but...

So it’s just as easy as introducing a male or two into the out world? That’s easy enough if anyone else knows about the introducing a queen thing would be greatly appreciated👍

Thanks in advance
by MaxFernandes
Sat Apr 20, 2019 5:43 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Strange Nuptial Flights
Replies: 2
Views: 676

Re: Strange Nuptial Flights

Wow that’s funny, I know I’m almost two years late to this conversation but the July of 2018 I caught about 3 or 4 iridomyrmex queens (all were fertile) which is odd considering it’s in the middle of winter 🤷‍♂️
by MaxFernandes
Sat Apr 20, 2019 1:15 am
Forum: Ant FAQ
Topic: Is this a queen? I cant tell
Replies: 8
Views: 1785

Re: Is this a queen? I cant tell

Try copy and pasting the URL of the photo
by MaxFernandes
Sat Apr 20, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Unidentified Species
Replies: 2
Views: 231

Re: Unidentified Species

Hello welcome to the community. I can safely say that isn’t a queen however I’m not from America so I wouldn’t be able to tell you what Genus is, I would’ve said maybe a Camponotus but I couldn’t say for sure as the images were a little blurry. If you do find out the Species, and it does turn out to...
by MaxFernandes
Fri Apr 19, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: The Ant Graveyard
Topic: R. Metallica Queen suddenly passed away but...
Replies: 6
Views: 1691

R. Metallica Queen suddenly passed away but...

So hello AC forum um so recently one of my older colonies queen of Rhytidoponera Metallica passed away suddenly. How ever to keep them going until I come up with a solution I have brood boosted them. So after doing a little research online I found that these ants are known to have gamergates, now is...
by MaxFernandes
Wed Jan 09, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Rhytidoponera Metalica Queen Died
Replies: 2
Views: 634

Re: Rhytidoponera Metalica Queen Died

Sorry? as in thats it?
by MaxFernandes
Tue Jan 08, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Rhytidoponera Metalica Queen Died
Replies: 2
Views: 634

Rhytidoponera Metalica Queen Died

Hello AC I recently lost my Queen to my Green HeadedAnt Colony (rhytidoponera Metalica) how ever from what ive heard these Species are both Polygynous, and gamergates. is there a way i can save my colony? Yes there are maybe 7 workers left. :cry: