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AntsIkhlef
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L. niger INFO

Post: # 47312Post AntsIkhlef
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:46 am

Hey! I just wonered if L. niger are polygyne because i have multiple and only need 1 colony!

Thank you!
Beginner here!
I am new to this and I have just founded my first colony! :geek:

Keeper of:

1x Formica sp.
2x Lasius niger
1x Lasius sp./i]

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ClashOwenBash
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Re: L. niger INFO

Post: # 47314Post ClashOwenBash
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:07 am

AntsIkhlef wrote:
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:46 am
Hey! I just wonered if L. niger are polygyne because i have multiple and only need 1 colony!

Thank you!
They are monogyne.
Currently caring for a Lasius Niger colony :D

Founding: :)
Lasius Niger
Lasius Flavus
Myrmica Rubra

AntsIkhlef
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Re: L. niger INFO

Post: # 47366Post AntsIkhlef
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:57 pm

ClashOwenBash wrote:
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:07 am
AntsIkhlef wrote:
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:46 am
Hey! I just wonered if L. niger are polygyne because i have multiple and only need 1 colony!

Thank you!
They are monogyne.
thx mate
any idea what to do with the other queen? i'm to young for GAN sooo,
Beginner here!
I am new to this and I have just founded my first colony! :geek:

Keeper of:

1x Formica sp.
2x Lasius niger
1x Lasius sp./i]

🐜❤️4ever

ClashOwenBash
Posts: 116
Joined: Sun Jul 15, 2018 1:58 am
Location: Oxfordshire, England

Re: L. niger INFO

Post: # 47371Post ClashOwenBash
Mon Aug 13, 2018 3:50 pm

AntsIkhlef wrote:
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:57 pm
ClashOwenBash wrote:
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:07 am
AntsIkhlef wrote:
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:46 am
Hey! I just wonered if L. niger are polygyne because i have multiple and only need 1 colony!

Thank you!
They are monogyne.
thx mate
any idea what to do with the other queen? i'm to young for GAN sooo,
Ha, same. You could raise her just in case the other dies. If both live you could release one colony once they have enough workers to survive.
Currently caring for a Lasius Niger colony :D

Founding: :)
Lasius Niger
Lasius Flavus
Myrmica Rubra

AntsIkhlef
Posts: 124
Joined: Wed Jun 27, 2018 8:39 am
Location: Stockholm

Re: L. niger INFO

Post: # 47378Post AntsIkhlef
Mon Aug 13, 2018 4:58 pm

ClashOwenBash wrote:
Mon Aug 13, 2018 3:50 pm
AntsIkhlef wrote:
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:57 pm
ClashOwenBash wrote:
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:07 am


They are monogyne.
thx mate
any idea what to do with the other queen? i'm to young for GAN sooo,
Ha, same. You could raise her just in case the other dies. If both live you could release one colony once they have enough workers to survive.
thx
Beginner here!
I am new to this and I have just founded my first colony! :geek:

Keeper of:

1x Formica sp.
2x Lasius niger
1x Lasius sp./i]

🐜❤️4ever

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