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by GrumpyEggs
Mon Jul 08, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Identifying carpenter ant queens
Replies: 2
Views: 692

Identifying carpenter ant queens

I've tried and failed to catch Black carpenter ants that are native to Utah (Camponotus Modoc) and every time it always ends up being a worker. I know that I need to look for the wing scars and a larger abdomen, but it's really hard to tell since the worker are the same size as the queen. Anything h...
by GrumpyEggs
Thu Nov 15, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Help me, I'm a beginner
Replies: 3
Views: 633

Re: Help me, I'm a beginner

I would say judging by the temperature most queens have already started their colonies and are currently in hibernation, so I think you are a but late. You may be able to find some in Florida but it is illegal to take ants across state lines. I would say your best bet would be to check out the GAN p...
by GrumpyEggs
Sun Jul 22, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Polygynous carpenter ants
Replies: 1
Views: 373

Re: Polygynous carpenter ants

Sorry I got wrong info lol, I meant solenopsis xyloni
by GrumpyEggs
Sun Jul 22, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Polygynous carpenter ants
Replies: 1
Views: 373

Polygynous carpenter ants

I was wondering if camponotus xyloni is polygynous because I would really like to see if I could combine my 2 queens they are so cute! And I want them to be together :)
by GrumpyEggs
Sat Jul 21, 2018 4:25 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Polygynous carpenter ants
Replies: 1
Views: 446

Polygynous carpenter ants

I was looking through some carpenter ant species native to Utah and I've hear some are single queens and others are multiple I was just wondering which ones are polygynous
by GrumpyEggs
Wed Jul 04, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: What are your favorite ants to keep
Replies: 3
Views: 616

Re: What are your favorite ants to keep

I like tetramorium (they are my only species thus far) they are very fast and small
by GrumpyEggs
Wed Jul 04, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Finding carpenter ant queens
Replies: 2
Views: 498

Finding carpenter ant queens

Is there any specific places that would be common to find a carpenter ant because all I can find is heaps of tetramorium immgrans
by GrumpyEggs
Wed Jul 04, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Not sure if queen and which species
Replies: 5
Views: 708

Re: Not sure if queen and which species

I can tell you it's definitely a queen
by GrumpyEggs
Wed Jul 04, 2018 2:16 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Queen ID / June 20 / Germany Mainz
Replies: 5
Views: 407

Re: Queen ID / June 20 / Germany Mainz

Looks like a tetramorium immgrans based on the size and look of it