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by Dino85fr
Fri May 15, 2020 3:58 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Found in hong kong 15mm
Replies: 1
Views: 150

Found in hong kong 15mm

https://photos.app.goo.gl/C8ryPgrQnH9CoTyb6
Any idea what specie?
About 15mm
Hong kong
by Dino85fr
Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Camponotus Irritan attacking each other
Replies: 0
Views: 442

Camponotus Irritan attacking each other

I ve noticed a strange behavior with my camponotus Irritan. They attack each other, some does. I ve seen 2 ants pulling legs of another one until it breaks. I believe this happens when I give them termites to eat but I am not sure. My hypothesis is somehow those who ate the termites might carry thei...
by Dino85fr
Mon Mar 02, 2020 12:09 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: 2 queen's in Hong Kong
Replies: 3
Views: 3407

Re: 2 queen's in Hong Kong

After searching it look like camponotus nicobarensis.

https://photos.app.goo.gl/S2PhtDfb7UP5NkZR6

Shed its wings and already gave 3 eggs.
by Dino85fr
Tue Feb 25, 2020 11:13 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: 2 queen's in Hong Kong
Replies: 3
Views: 3407

Re: 2 queen's in Hong Kong

They are about 20mm long
by Dino85fr
Tue Feb 25, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: 2 queen's in Hong Kong
Replies: 3
Views: 3407

2 queen's in Hong Kong

I found those 2 today in hong kong.
Any idea what specie it is?

Image

https://photos.app.goo.gl/13bQMQ4ranPhhy267
by Dino85fr
Sun Aug 25, 2019 3:54 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Any ideas what specy it is?
Replies: 3
Views: 1256

Re: Any ideas what specy it is?

It looked dead when I found it in a puddle this morning on my terrace after a heavy rain in the night. It started moving at we 30 kin in the tube. it now struggle getting rid of its wings

Thanks for the reply
by Dino85fr
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Any ideas what specy it is?
Replies: 3
Views: 1256

Any ideas what specy it is?

Image

https://photos.app.goo.gl/DvdxBL6iq6QwXDni8

Found this beauty this morning in Hong Kong. Any ideas what it can be?
by Dino85fr
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Experience with camponotus irritants?
Replies: 4
Views: 844

Re: Experience with camponotus irritants?

Thanks all for the valuable input
by Dino85fr
Wed Aug 21, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Experience with camponotus irritants?
Replies: 4
Views: 844

Experience with camponotus irritants?

Anyone has experience with camponotus irritants? I keep my small colony's nest regularly humidified and they seem ok with it. Should I keep it dry instead?