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by Abadayos
Sun Jan 06, 2019 7:12 am
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Question regarding multiple queens in single colony
Replies: 1
Views: 237

Question regarding multiple queens in single colony

Good evening everyone. I have got a question regarding ant colonies with multiple queens (polygynous). I have been offered a colony with 2 queens and a brood with several workers (I think it was pheodole? pheodoil...something like that) My question is, what are the Pros and Cons and main differences...
by Abadayos
Sun Jan 06, 2019 12:59 am
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: [Beginner, Australia] Advice for first species to start with
Replies: 5
Views: 353

Re: [Beginner, Australia] Advice for first species to start with

Seems I can't edit this but another option I have just stumbled upon is Camponotus Consobrinus or banded sugar ants, I have memories of digging these nests up in my back yard when I was a kid so it could also be something to look into but still unsure how they are for beginners and apparently they h...
by Abadayos
Sat Jan 05, 2019 11:46 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: [Beginner, Australia] Advice for first species to start with
Replies: 5
Views: 353

[Beginner, Australia] Advice for first species to start with

Good afternoon everyone. I have been interested in ants since I got my first old school and farm way back when I was 7 years old and had different colonies in that over 6 or so years (well...only workers because I didn't understand it all too much back then). Since that time, now 28 years ago since ...