Camponotus?

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lacktist
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Camponotus?

Post: # 97579Post lacktist
Thu Dec 08, 2022 8:50 am

Size: 9-11mm
When: 08-12-2022 21:00
Where: Lampung, Indonesia (City)
Appearance: Black body with red/orange head, slim
Behaviour: a bit agresive
Picture(s):
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  • 4 Solenopsis geminata
  • 12 Pheidole megacephala

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antperson24
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Re: Camponotus?

Post: # 97580Post antperson24
Thu Dec 08, 2022 9:55 am

lacktist wrote:
Thu Dec 08, 2022 8:50 am
Size: 9-11mm
When: 08-12-2022 21:00
Where: Lampung, Indonesia (City)
Appearance: Black body with red/orange head, slim
Behaviour: a bit agresive
Picture(s):
Image
Image
Yes, that looks like Camponotus.
Go to the ant, you sluggard; consider its ways and be wise!
-Proverbs 6:6

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lacktist
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Re: Camponotus?

Post: # 97582Post lacktist
Thu Dec 08, 2022 10:42 am

antperson24 wrote:
Thu Dec 08, 2022 9:55 am
lacktist wrote:
Thu Dec 08, 2022 8:50 am
Size: 9-11mm
When: 08-12-2022 21:00
Where: Lampung, Indonesia (City)
Appearance: Black body with red/orange head, slim
Behaviour: a bit agresive
Picture(s):
Image
Image
Yes, that looks like Camponotus.
Ummmt what sp?
Founding stage:
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  • 4 Solenopsis geminata
  • 12 Pheidole megacephala

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antperson24
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Re: Camponotus?

Post: # 97583Post antperson24
Thu Dec 08, 2022 3:16 pm

lacktist wrote:
Thu Dec 08, 2022 10:42 am
antperson24 wrote:
Thu Dec 08, 2022 9:55 am
lacktist wrote:
Thu Dec 08, 2022 8:50 am
Size: 9-11mm
When: 08-12-2022 21:00
Where: Lampung, Indonesia (City)
Appearance: Black body with red/orange head, slim
Behaviour: a bit agresive
Picture(s):
Image
Image
Yes, that looks like Camponotus.
Ummmt what sp?
I don't know, I am not in your area, sorry.
Go to the ant, you sluggard; consider its ways and be wise!
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antperson24
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Re: Camponotus?

Post: # 97584Post antperson24
Thu Dec 08, 2022 5:17 pm

lacktist wrote:
Thu Dec 08, 2022 10:42 am
antperson24 wrote:
Thu Dec 08, 2022 9:55 am
lacktist wrote:
Thu Dec 08, 2022 8:50 am
Size: 9-11mm
When: 08-12-2022 21:00
Where: Lampung, Indonesia (City)
Appearance: Black body with red/orange head, slim
Behaviour: a bit agresive
Picture(s):
Image
Image
Yes, that looks like Camponotus.
Ummmt what sp?
Actually, I take that back that could be a Crematogaster sp. queen, could you get a better picture of the abdomen?
I don't know for sure, someone else might be able to verify.
Go to the ant, you sluggard; consider its ways and be wise!
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lacktist
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Re: Camponotus?

Post: # 97585Post lacktist
Thu Dec 08, 2022 8:25 pm

antperson24 wrote:
Thu Dec 08, 2022 5:17 pm
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antperson24 wrote:
Thu Dec 08, 2022 9:55 am


Yes, that looks like Camponotus.
Ummmt what sp?
Actually, I take that back that could be a Crematogaster sp. queen, could you get a better picture of the abdomen?
I don't know for sure, someone else might be able to verify.
[/quote]

Ummt too hard to get best pic cause the queen too active. The abdomen is oval-slim (not pointly)
Founding stage:
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  • 4 Solenopsis geminata
  • 12 Pheidole megacephala

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antperson24
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Re: Camponotus?

Post: # 97592Post antperson24
Fri Dec 09, 2022 8:04 am

lacktist wrote:
Thu Dec 08, 2022 8:25 pm
antperson24 wrote:
Thu Dec 08, 2022 5:17 pm
.....
antperson24 wrote:
Thu Dec 08, 2022 9:55 am


Yes, that looks like Camponotus.
Ummmt what sp?
Actually, I take that back that could be a Crematogaster sp. queen, could you get a better picture of the abdomen?
I don't know for sure, someone else might be able to verify.
Ummt too hard to get best pic cause the queen too active. The abdomen is oval-slim (not pointly)
[/quote]

Oh, ok on one of the photos it looked pointy that must have just been the angle. Definitely Camponotus!
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lacktist
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Re: Camponotus?

Post: # 97593Post lacktist
Fri Dec 09, 2022 8:24 am

I got the id, Crematogaster scutellaris
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antperson24
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Re: Camponotus?

Post: # 97596Post antperson24
Sat Dec 10, 2022 7:50 am

lacktist wrote:
Fri Dec 09, 2022 8:24 am
I got the id, Crematogaster scutellaris
From who? I thought that looked like Crematogaster.
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SolenopsisKeeper
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Re: Camponotus?

Post: # 97676Post SolenopsisKeeper
Fri Dec 16, 2022 10:55 pm

antperson24 wrote:
Sat Dec 10, 2022 7:50 am
lacktist wrote:
Fri Dec 09, 2022 8:24 am
I got the id, Crematogaster scutellaris
From who? I thought that looked like Crematogaster.
Crematogaster have more square heads, don't determine on the abdomen.
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