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by Hitch3
Mon May 07, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Hitch3’s Camponotus Consobrinus Journal
Replies: 37
Views: 1533

Re: Hitch3’s Camponotus Consobrinus Journal

Yes, they are very close!

You can’t see it in these photos, but the inner pupae has a darkened head and gaster, so probably in the next couple of days for that one.
by Hitch3
Sun May 06, 2018 4:26 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Are Any Of These Two Pheidole Megaphacela?
Replies: 2
Views: 78

Re: Are Any Of These Two Pheidole Megaphacela?

Found in NSW, Australia. I can’t get the measurements until Thursday.
by Hitch3
Sun May 06, 2018 8:10 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Are Any Of These Two Pheidole Megaphacela?
Replies: 2
Views: 78

Are Any Of These Two Pheidole Megaphacela?

Hi all,

Just wanted to know if these two Pheidole were the invasive megaphacela!

Colony 1

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Colony 2

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Thanks a lot!

Cheers! :D
by Hitch3
Sun May 06, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Hitch3’s Rhytidoponera Metallica Journal
Replies: 4
Views: 220

Re: Hitch3’s Rhytidoponera Metallica Journal

UPDATE I ended up misplacing the pupae, so the colony is still small for now. The are still growing though, with about 4-6 larave, 5 eggs, and a pupae. Now, photo time! https://i.imgur.com/EpVGwiM.jpg https://i.imgur.com/djTdslK.jpg Well, other than that, there is not anything else to report on. Ch...
by Hitch3
Sun May 06, 2018 8:00 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Hitch3’s Camponotus Consobrinus Journal
Replies: 37
Views: 1533

Re: Hitch3’s Camponotus Consobrinus Journal

UPDATE Hi all, The colony is going well so far. We are still at 1 Worker, but the brood has been developing nicely, and we should have another 2 workers in the next 2 weeks. The 6 eggs from the last post have grown into larave, the larave from before are just about ready to pupate, and the pupae fr...
by Hitch3
Wed Apr 25, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Hitch3’s Camponotus Consobrinus Journal
Replies: 37
Views: 1533

Re: Hitch3’s Camponotus Consobrinus Journal

Lol did I say first generation of workers? I meant first generation of eggs! XD
by Hitch3
Wed Apr 25, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Found this queen in WA, Aus! PLEASE IDENTIFY!!!
Replies: 13
Views: 328

Re: Found this queen in WA, Aus! PLEASE IDENTIFY!!!

1 - Rainbow Ant (When in sun light they glow a purply green.)

2 - Just a regular sized test tube is fine, not to gigantic, not to small. (16 mm and above is fine)

3 - Theses ant have 2 - 3 nuptial flights a year. 1 in the beginning of spring, 1 in mid December, and 1 early March.