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by musicman1701
Sat Aug 03, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help a newby out
Replies: 4
Views: 336

Re: Help a newby out

U may be right from what I can see the small reddish brown ants do not seem to have they spines (though the still winged one is hard to tell) they have me baffled. I will say near by I did find an established nest of what looked to be the same ants little smaller specialy in thorax in root system of...
by musicman1701
Sat Aug 03, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help a newby out
Replies: 4
Views: 336

Help a newby out

Based in top end of northern england had a good 2 days I think First off ants 1 and 2 are both just over 5mm I'm thinking myrmica but rubica or ruginodis ? Ants 3 and 4 are both just over 10mm so from what I'm told I beleave both are formica fusca. However possible lasius Niger considering they both...
by musicman1701
Fri Aug 02, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: From UK first year hunting
Replies: 3
Views: 341

Re: From UK first year hunting

From research would I be correct in thinking lasius Niger and lasius flavus? The black one looks like a Formica sp queen to me. It could be Formica Fusca. The one with yellow legs is most likely not an ant , but rather a fly or a bee :? :roll: Thanks I thort as much with the yellow one but was conf...
by musicman1701
Fri Aug 02, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: From UK first year hunting
Replies: 3
Views: 341

Re: From UK first year hunting

From research would I be correct in thinking lasius Niger and lasius flavus?
by musicman1701
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: From UK first year hunting
Replies: 3
Views: 341

From UK first year hunting

So I been out hunting I understand this time of year should be lasius niger however I have got these 2 both of wich look very different can someone help me out
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