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by OxfordshireAnts
Wed Aug 16, 2017 6:20 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Identification issues!
Replies: 16
Views: 988

Re: Identification issues!

very True i know, of about 15-20 myself. i went looking for some when catching the ones i have to find some formica species. Mainly the formica sanguinea. no luck at all. was hoping for a pavement ant also ! well one thing i think im pretty sure about now is there all part of the lasius family. what...
by OxfordshireAnts
Wed Aug 16, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Identification issues!
Replies: 16
Views: 988

Re: Identification issues!

i'm pretty sure there all lasius niger and lasius flavus Caught them all in Oxforshire in UK. Just i got varies sizes i think. they all layed eggs and tending to broad so 100% not parasites. and i think it's just red ants, lasius niger and flavus in my area. many thanks, i will 100% try a macro lens...
by OxfordshireAnts
Wed Aug 16, 2017 5:34 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Identification issues!
Replies: 16
Views: 988

Re: Identification issues!

awesome! thanks what i think i will do is invest in a goodish camera and when i try get good head shots it just goes blurry.

many thanks!!

kyle
by OxfordshireAnts
Wed Aug 16, 2017 5:06 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Identification issues!
Replies: 16
Views: 988

Re: Identification issues!

Any chance someone could look at the picture above for identification

many thanks,

kyle
by OxfordshireAnts
Tue Aug 08, 2017 3:41 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Egg Scattering !
Replies: 4
Views: 285

Re: Egg Scattering !

maybe she is infertile then as they single eggs all over the test tube.

much thanks,

kyle
by OxfordshireAnts
Tue Aug 08, 2017 3:22 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Egg Scattering !
Replies: 4
Views: 285

Egg Scattering !

Hello,

One of my 60 queens is scattering her eggs and i have no idea why, they are all kept in a shoe box in a draw, so all conditions are the same for each of them.

Any idea whats going on?

many thanks,

kyle
by OxfordshireAnts
Mon Aug 07, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Identification issues!
Replies: 16
Views: 988

Re: Identification issues!

so would you say them 2 and this one http://imgur.com/a/pHI7B are the same species of lasius?

probably lasius niger

many thanks,

Kyle
by OxfordshireAnts
Sun Aug 06, 2017 1:16 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Identification issues!
Replies: 16
Views: 988

Re: Identification issues!

Hello,

this is another one of the suspected Formica

http://imgur.com/a/cfj2E

this one seems to be scattering eggs any idea why?

many thanks,

kyle :)
by OxfordshireAnts
Sun Aug 06, 2017 3:43 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Identification issues!
Replies: 16
Views: 988

Re: Identification issues!

i will try get some better pics of the others and the ones i think are not lasius. will upload later :) and of course better ones of this one :)
by OxfordshireAnts
Sat Aug 05, 2017 3:34 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Identification issues!
Replies: 16
Views: 988

Re: Identification issues!

http://imgur.com/a/S3vWC

This is one the one im not sure what it is about 8mm pretty sure the other fat ones are lasius niger