Species identification

Help with identifying the species your ants

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Slashh
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Joined: Tue Mar 24, 2020 8:58 pm
Location: Portugal

Species identification

Post: # 68503Post Slashh
Wed Mar 25, 2020 12:00 pm

Hi guys,

can you please tell me what species is this? Also, do they need food or any other special attention?

Region: Portugal
Season: spring

Thanks!

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Lebenet
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Joined: Thu Mar 12, 2020 12:05 pm
Location: France

Re: Species identification

Post: # 68504Post Lebenet
Wed Mar 25, 2020 12:09 pm

Look like Camponotus sp..

Slashh
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Location: Portugal

Re: Species identification

Post: # 68505Post Slashh
Wed Mar 25, 2020 12:55 pm

Lebenet wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 12:09 pm
Look like Camponotus sp..
Thank you! It does indeed! Do I need to feed her? Or just wait for it to lay eggs?

Lebenet
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Re: Species identification

Post: # 68507Post Lebenet
Wed Mar 25, 2020 2:02 pm

No feeding for this claustral queen. Just keep her in a calm and dark place, and limit the observations to one per week or less.

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