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by Hitch3
Thu Feb 08, 2018 1:28 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Hitch3’s Camponotus Consobrinus Journal
Replies: 42
Views: 2793

Re: Hitch3’s Camponotus Consobrinus Journal

**UPDATE** Hi all, The queen is doing well! Larvae have now hatched (though you can barely see it because of the horrible photos.) Based on a previous (and now dead :cry: ) colony of this species, and how long it took for the first nanitics to appear for that colony, I should be expecting our queen’...
by Hitch3
Sun Feb 04, 2018 1:48 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help Identifying Species
Replies: 9
Views: 372

Help Identifying Species

Hi, Caught this queen today along with another identical other. She is roughly 5 mm, and is small and black. She was caught at about 9 o'clock in the morning on a 26 (Celsius) degree day, one day after rain. http://i1356.photobucket.com/albums/q731/Hitch3/5EF9C6E2-DD5A-4FC7-A324-A9952B849945_zpsb31v...
by Hitch3
Thu Feb 01, 2018 12:54 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Hitch3’s Camponotus Consobrinus Journal
Replies: 42
Views: 2793

Hitch3’s Camponotus Consobrinus Journal

Hi all, This is a journal for my Camponotus Consobrinus colony. It currently has 1 queen, no workers, lots of eggs, and a couple small larvae. Some information on the queen: She was caught on the 4th December 2017. She was put straight into a test tube setup. She then raised her first brood to the b...