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by Samoril217
Sun Mar 08, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Ant Nuptial Flights in Arizona
Replies: 2
Views: 3339

Re: Ant Nuptial Flights in Arizona

Just seen some Camponotus queens today. Only caught 1 as of now because I didn't have the proper storage of multiple queens. Racing home to get more snap caps. I live in Tempe
by Samoril217
Tue Feb 25, 2020 10:06 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Ant Nuptial Flights in Arizona
Replies: 2
Views: 3339

Re: Ant Nuptial Flights in Arizona

I live in Tempe, AZ and I am in the process of trying to find out this same information. Trying to catch some different queens and hopefully start a successful colony. Right now I will take any kind of queen I can find and catch.
by Samoril217
Thu Sep 26, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: Ant Meetups, Events, and Clubs
Topic: Phoenix Ant Meet up!
Replies: 38
Views: 9056

Re: Phoenix Ant Meet up!

Caught some more pogos yesterday...different species though https://drive.google.com/file/d/11_r_P9pBvAX5QFIXtDVYG5uzRPE81CJw/view?usp=drivesdk https://drive.google.com/file/d/11ZjpvtlgPB2TZtexgiKT0xutJ2c08_IY/view?usp=drivesdk https://drive.google.com/file/d/11_pjljVFXjuNV1e6n_InEimxg5Ai2eMO/view?u...
by Samoril217
Sun Aug 04, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help identifying (new mexico) (pics included)
Replies: 5
Views: 346

Re: Help identifying (new mexico) (pics included)

I'm in Phoenix, AZ. I am planning on making a couple of dirt formicariums once I start to see the first brood. I may also buy one AC omni nest also just to see which one does better or is better and which colony is better for observing the growth. I already have an AC Ant Tower Large for one lucky ...
by Samoril217
Sun Aug 04, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help identifying (new mexico) (pics included)
Replies: 5
Views: 346

Re: Help identifying (new mexico) (pics included)

I'm in Phoenix, AZ. I am planning on making a couple of dirt formicariums once I start to see the first brood. I may also buy one AC omni nest also just to see which one does better or is better and which colony is better for observing the growth. I already have an AC Ant Tower Large for one lucky c...
by Samoril217
Sat Aug 03, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help identifying (new mexico) (pics included)
Replies: 5
Views: 346

Re: Help identifying (new mexico) (pics included)

I caught about 7 of these a couple of nights ago. Are they the same specie as the one posted here? Where can I find out all the basic information needed to increase my chances on getting my first colonies started? Fully or semi claustral? https://drive.google.com/open?id=1-DnyMcPA358yG4xgeIWGqME1CJd...
by Samoril217
Thu Aug 01, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: Ant Meetups, Events, and Clubs
Topic: Phoenix Ant Meet up!
Replies: 38
Views: 9056

Re: Phoenix Ant Meet up!

Pogonomymrex flew this evening...caught 7 and ran out of test tubes

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-DnyMcPA358yG4xgeIWGqME1CJdUDPN9/view?usp=drivesdk
by Samoril217
Wed Jul 31, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Ant Meetups, Events, and Clubs
Topic: Phoenix Ant Meet up!
Replies: 38
Views: 9056

Re: Phoenix Ant Meet up!

I believe we are about to have a nuptial flight soon, I believe that these are pogonomymrex, this picture was taken today

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-BNKHXR_8ffS3t2wzkpsXsbVa-RjztWJ/view?usp=drivesdk
by Samoril217
Tue Jul 30, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Queen Ant Caught in Phoenix, AZ
Replies: 4
Views: 487

Re: Queen Ant Caught in Phoenix, AZ

Ok...finally found the video on how to post pics in these forums the proper way. First Queen: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1B3Da3hXvlc4SS4oFwGFck2C281W7BQP9 https://drive.google.com/open?id=1-03kfZrz_tpl_Rr91q9riWcWR8R0QpCY Second Queen: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1-9bc6KmP0WWGHYFTqMWeNZLB...