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by MLavers
Sat Mar 30, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Anyone found Prenolepis imaris?
Replies: 6
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Re: Anyone found Prenolepis imaris?

The colony developed some sort of mite infestation in year 2, and with such low numbers were unable to groom away the mites. Eventually the colony died out. :'(
by MLavers
Wed Mar 20, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Anyone found Prenolepis imaris?
Replies: 6
Views: 118

Re: Anyone found Prenolepis imaris?

Hey there, I maintained a Prenolepis imparis colony for a 2 year period. I did a lot of reading about them ahead of time, and during the 2 years I had them. P. imparis seem to lay in clutches only once per year, instead of laying continuously like most species. My queen did lay a clutch in year 2, h...