Hello, I think I got a queen!

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Hello, I think I got a queen!

Post: # 93866Post peequi
Thu Jun 23, 2022 7:27 am

Please help, I believe this might be a queen. Found today in Seattle WA USA.

Is it a queen?
Is a wet paper towel jammed at the end of the test tube ok?

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Re: Hello, I think I got a queen!

Post: # 93869Post Antloverhuman
Thu Jun 23, 2022 9:54 am

This is a carpenter ant queen (camponotus species). Keep her in a proper test tube setup. In the current setup, the queen is not getting any air as the wet tissue is making the test tube air tight
Ants I have-
camponotus compressus colony- the shadow warriors.
1x pheidoli parva queen(will be sold/released)
Need more queens but mom won't allow it :cry:

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