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by RvBVakama
Tue Feb 12, 2019 3:25 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Sugar ant?
Replies: 2
Views: 477

Re: Sugar ant?

Yes, I have, just observing ;0
by RvBVakama
Tue Feb 12, 2019 3:25 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Sparkly black ant, 1 cm?
Replies: 2
Views: 488

Re: Sparkly black ant, 1 cm?

Wow, maybe that is it!

If I find her again I will try to get a better photo.
by RvBVakama
Tue Feb 05, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: not a queen
Replies: 5
Views: 744

Re: not a queen

DontSquishTheAnt wrote:
Tue Feb 05, 2019 2:59 pm
Camponotus sp. not sure exactly which, though. I'll have to get back to you on that later.
Perhaps http://www.antwiki.org/wiki/Camponotus_claripes
by RvBVakama
Mon Feb 04, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: not a queen
Replies: 5
Views: 744

Re: not a queen

Any clues to what it may be?
by RvBVakama
Mon Feb 04, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Sparkly black ant, 1 cm?
Replies: 2
Views: 488

Sparkly black ant, 1 cm?

Found in the dark at night on some wood, only saw two. Melbourne.

https://imgur.com/a/5925edA
by RvBVakama
Mon Feb 04, 2019 7:00 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Sugar ant?
Replies: 2
Views: 477

Sugar ant?

Found on my street at night.
It was a cold night and I was just going to see if there were ant black crazy ants in this spot at night, which there were none (there is usually thousands in this spot). in Melbourne.

https://imgur.com/a/N0ZJL4I
by RvBVakama
Mon Feb 04, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Jumping jack?
Replies: 2
Views: 528

Jumping jack?

Found in my backyard.
I remember jumping jacks living there like 10 years ago could this still be the same species.

https://imgur.com/a/WI4kCCB
by RvBVakama
Mon Feb 04, 2019 6:25 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: not a queen
Replies: 5
Views: 744

not a queen

Ant found in Melbourne. Thought it might be a queen until I got it into the light.
https://imgur.com/a/UpLmg50
by RvBVakama
Fri Feb 01, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Ant with one wing. Eastern Suburbs Melbourne.
Replies: 1
Views: 381

Re: Ant with one wing. Eastern Suburbs Melbourne.

I let him go, pretty sure because after the first night no wing shedding and because the gaster was super tiny, and because the ant was like 1/3 of my other Camponotus queen that it was probably an alate.
by RvBVakama
Thu Jan 31, 2019 2:31 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Ant with one wing. Eastern Suburbs Melbourne.
Replies: 1
Views: 381

Ant with one wing. Eastern Suburbs Melbourne.

Yesterday it rained and today was humid and hot-ish. I decided to go for a stroll and look for queens! I spent like 20 mins walking one way and 15 the same way back. Then I spotted it, a one winged ant. Quite small so it was hard to distinguish the different body part sizes. Here are the best images...