About queen ants

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About queen ants

Post: # 32376Post AntsRomania1999
Mon Oct 16, 2017 2:08 am

Hello guys ?
I have a question :

If you disturb too much a queen ant, she can die?
My colonies :
lasius niger x3
formica cunicularia
tetramorium sp x2
myrmica sp (founding)

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Re: About queen ants

Post: # 32377Post AntsSA
Mon Oct 16, 2017 4:00 am

In some cases more commonly, she Will cannibalize her eggs
lepisiota capensis colony
Cardiocondyla sp.
Messor. Sp. X 4
Myrmicine Sp. X 2
atopomyrmex Sp. X 2
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Re: About queen ants

Post: # 32387Post idahoantgirl
Mon Oct 16, 2017 9:46 am

She will get stressed out, eat her eggs, and yes, she can die.
Proverbs 6:6-8

Go to the ant, you sluggard;
consider its ways and be wise!
It has no commander,
no overseer or ruler,
yet it stores its provisions in summer
and gathers its food at harvest.

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