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Antmanboy
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Name your favorite ant species

Post: # 67558Post Antmanboy
Mon Feb 17, 2020 5:30 pm

Hey guys do you have any dream ant species if so than this is the place to share them :D
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Owns 2 dogs.
A flock of chickens
A tortoise
A Queen ant with eggs
Good luck with any colonies of yours ant or not

JelloRocket15
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Location: South Carolina

Re: Name your favorite ant species

Post: # 67867Post JelloRocket15
Thu Mar 05, 2020 9:17 am

Atta Texana. Or Honey Pot. :mrgreen:
-The Cool Camponotus Guy ;)

ArizonanAnts
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Re: Name your favorite ant species

Post: # 67871Post ArizonanAnts
Thu Mar 05, 2020 1:52 pm

Mine would probably be Prenolepis Imparis, Camponotus sp., or Lasius Neoniger.
Keeper of
1 Forelius Pruinosus
Queen Name: Azucar Forelia
Founding Stage - 2 Workers, 0 Pupae, 0 Larvae, 8-12 Eggs.

Queen Forelia just laid a new clutch! I have hope

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Antmanboy
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Re: Name your favorite ant species

Post: # 67872Post Antmanboy
Thu Mar 05, 2020 4:12 pm

Cool
Post by a ant fan
Owns 2 dogs.
A flock of chickens
A tortoise
A Queen ant with eggs
Good luck with any colonies of yours ant or not

georgesmith2058
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Location: Toronto ON

Re: Name your favorite ant species

Post: # 68612Post georgesmith2058
Wed Apr 01, 2020 1:30 am

Hi all,
My Favorite and species are black garden ant or formica fusca

TheCrazyAntLady
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Location: Kentucky

Re: Name your favorite ant species

Post: # 68810Post TheCrazyAntLady
Wed Apr 08, 2020 2:05 pm

Camponotus Pennsylvanicus! They look so cool but I can't find a queen. The nearest GAN farmer is across the state T~T
Hello from the backwoods of KY!

Currently keeping:
Tetramorrium Immigrans x1
Aphaenogaster Picea x2
Aphaenogaster Rudis x1
Lasius Americanus x1
Crematogaster Cerasi x1
Unknown x1

JelloRocket15
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Location: South Carolina

Re: Name your favorite ant species

Post: # 69562Post JelloRocket15
Wed Apr 29, 2020 8:22 pm

I've got a Camponotus Pennsylvannicus colony!
-The Cool Camponotus Guy ;)

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CabboAntsGuy
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Re: Name your favorite ant species

Post: # 69572Post CabboAntsGuy
Thu Apr 30, 2020 8:13 am

As far as actually keeping, Camponotus novaeboracensis is a hope. But I REALLY like Trap-jaws and Australia's Bull ants.
Keep:
3 camponotus pennsylvanicus
2 formica subsericea
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SamuelMamuel
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Re: Name your favorite ant species

Post: # 69575Post SamuelMamuel
Thu Apr 30, 2020 9:22 am

Black crazy ants, Paratrechina longicornis, for sure. The fact that they can indefinitely produce and use their own queens is so cool. I have wanted to find a queen for years now, but I can never find one. It would just be so cool to have a colony that makes it's own egg producing queens. Does anyone know when they fly?
Colonies:
--Tetramorium Caespitum
--Camponotus pennsylvanicus
--Formica Sp.

Hawkeye
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Re: Name your favorite ant species

Post: # 69583Post Hawkeye
Thu Apr 30, 2020 12:15 pm

Giant Amazonian ants. I doubt you could actually raise them in captivity if you haven't got say a swimming pool which you could turn into an outworld somehow (without the water obviously)

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