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by ThePoolGuy
Tue Mar 19, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Please help me id the girl.
Replies: 2
Views: 147

Re: Please help me id the girl.

I’m pretty new to ants but Since your in Texas it might be Solenopsis xyloni? The size seems to be right
by ThePoolGuy
Tue Mar 19, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Camponotus??
Replies: 2
Views: 116

Re: Camponotus??

Thank you for the reply.
that looks right to me. I’ll start doing some research on them
by ThePoolGuy
Mon Mar 18, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Camponotus??
Replies: 2
Views: 116

Camponotus??

Another queen found in a pool. Not sure if she will survive because I didn’t notice her until after I poured a bunch of Diatomaceous earth into the pool. Cleaned her off with some fresh water and it seems to be doing fine. This one is about 16mm Dark red almost black with a yellow or orange gaster h...
by ThePoolGuy
Sun Mar 10, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Two queens I need identified
Replies: 2
Views: 147

Re: Two queens I need identified

Just looked them up and That looks right to me thank you.
by ThePoolGuy
Sat Mar 09, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Two queens I need identified
Replies: 2
Views: 147

Two queens I need identified

Hey everyone I am new to ant keeping and I have two queens I would like identified. I also have a third species but Im almost positive it is Solenopsis invicta. I am in Southern California. The first one is about 6.35mm red with a black gaster. https://imgur.com/a/A1W2Ay4 The second is about 9.5mm r...
by ThePoolGuy
Wed Mar 06, 2019 7:29 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Please Help to Identify this Species
Replies: 6
Views: 221

Re: Please Help to Identify this Species

Here is the video explaining how to upload pictures to the site
https://youtu.be/c1Mu4Rw3s8w
by ThePoolGuy
Mon Mar 04, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Queen or male?
Replies: 8
Views: 315

Re: Queen or male?

All good. It was alive yesterday but I’m trying to leave it alone so it doesn’t get stressed out.

I’ve been doing some research and I believe it is a Solenopsis xyloni queen. Someone please correct me if I’m wrong
by ThePoolGuy
Sat Mar 02, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Queen or male?
Replies: 8
Views: 315

Re: Queen or male?

Thank you for the reply! I’ve only had it for a day now so I guess I’ll find out in a few days.
I know the pictures aren’t the best but any idea what species it is?
by ThePoolGuy
Sat Mar 02, 2019 12:00 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Queen or male?
Replies: 8
Views: 315

Re: Queen or male?

I think it’s about 9.5mm
by ThePoolGuy
Sat Mar 02, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Queen or male?
Replies: 8
Views: 315

Queen or male?

Hey everyone I am new to ant keeping and found this swimming in a pool while I was at work. Found it on March 1st. It is just under a 1/2 inch long. A tiny bit smaller than the carpenter ant workers I have outside. So Could it be a carpenter ant male? or a queen of a smaller species of ant? I am in ...