mate in Captivity?

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mate in Captivity?

Post: # 36816Post AntsFromKeyds
Mon Jun 04, 2018 10:42 am


Is it really possible for a drone and a queen to mate in captivity?

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Re: mate in Captivity?

Post: # 36862Post antnest8
Mon Jun 04, 2018 4:28 pm

it's has been done in rare cases but only rarely. many people have tried but failed. I have always wanted to try though.
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