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by Alpha199
Sun Jul 08, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Camponotus queen question.
Replies: 4
Views: 281

Re: Camponotus queen question.

Good to know thanks! It's a shame this is the only species in alaska. But oh well this particular species grows faster than most camponotus from what I understand. I've been told that they tend to get their first worker in just a month and a few days!
by Alpha199
Sun Jul 08, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Camponotus queen question.
Replies: 4
Views: 281

Re: Camponotus queen question.

That didn't answer my question whatsoever.
by Alpha199
Sun Jul 08, 2018 9:30 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Alaskan Ant ID Request
Replies: 12
Views: 1128

Re: Alaskan Ant ID Request

I have two camponotus hurculeanus queens. Queen 1 and 2 are about a week apart as far as when I placed them in their test tubes. They are both laying eggs. Queen 1 has a small clust of eggs and started about a week after I put her in her tube. Queen two has laid a ton of eggs and they're kinda scatt...
by Alpha199
Sun Jul 08, 2018 9:28 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Camponotus New Custom Housing
Replies: 6
Views: 450

Re: Camponotus New Custom Housing

Sounds like a good plan.
by Alpha199
Sun Jul 08, 2018 9:17 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Camponotus New Custom Housing
Replies: 6
Views: 450

Re: Camponotus New Custom Housing

What does it look like inside? Are there tunnels?
by Alpha199
Sun Jul 08, 2018 9:13 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Camponotus queen question.
Replies: 4
Views: 281

Camponotus queen question.

I have two camponotus hurculeanus queens. Queen 1 and 2 are about a week apart as far as when I placed them in their test tubes. They are both laying eggs. Queen 1 has a small clust of eggs and started about a week after I put her in her tube. Queen two has laid a ton of eggs and they're kinda scatt...
by Alpha199
Sun Jul 08, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Camponotus New Custom Housing
Replies: 6
Views: 450

Re: Camponotus New Custom Housing

I like it
by Alpha199
Mon Jun 25, 2018 7:06 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Queen Ant Identification
Replies: 41
Views: 10927

Re: Queen Ant Identification

All of you should just start your own post and actually embed the pictures in your post. This is why you haven't had anyone give you an answer. If you need to know how to post a picture there is a stickied post on how to do so.
by Alpha199
Mon Jun 25, 2018 4:26 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Alaskan Ant ID Request
Replies: 12
Views: 1128

Re: Alaskan Ant ID Request

I meant more specific to these. I'd imagine they have some differences considering its covers in snow 60%of the year. Camponotus herculeanus seems to have fast development. 10 of my queens of this species all got their first workers in 1 month 10 days. Thanks for the info! She's in her test tube an...