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Ants for Sale in Virginia


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#1 Offline VenomousBeast - Posted March 14 2019 - 8:26 AM

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Hey everyone! I live in Fairfax county, Va and I have a lot of ants for sale.

 

-Aphaenogaster fulva: $25 for 1 queen and 10 workers ($5 per extra 10 workers)

 

-Ponera pennsylvanicus. : $30 for 1 queen and 2 workers ($10 per extra queen/max is 5 queens)

 

-Prenolepis imparis: $50 for 1 queen and 5 workers ($5 per extra 10 workers)($40 per extra queen)

 

-Camponotus nova. , cast. , pennsylvanicus. : $35 for 1 queen and 2 workers ($5 per extra worker)

 

-Myrmica americana: $30 for a queen and brood

 

 

 

Special demands-(these all require some time to obtain so let me know what you want and I'll let you know when I have it)

 

-Stigmatomma pallipes: $100 for a queen and workers (they are rare)($200 per extra queen)

 

-Pheidole sp: $75 for a queen and workers and some soldiers 

 

-Strumigenys sp: $40 per colony ($5 per extra queen)

 

 

 

Other insects-(these are not commonly kept insects and most information on their care are unknown, I do know somewhat what to do with both of these if you're interested in keeping them) (This is only a December-April deal for the Baldheaded hornet queen)

 

-Common paper wasp queen: $25

 

-Bald headed hornet queen: $30

 

 

 

 


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-Haden Lee

Keeps:

Lasius neoniger-1

 

Stigmatomma Pallipes-1 :yahoo: (see my journal!)

 

Solenopsis invicta INVASIVE : 1 queen and a decent egg pile, DO NOT KEEP THIS SPECIES, I am in a study about the adaptability of RIFA to cold climates such as DC.

 

Trachymyrmex sp.-1

 

Aphenogaster sp -1

 

Crematogaster sp -3

 

Pheidole megacephala INVASIVE : 8 queens and 50ish workers with decent amount of brood, another study being conducted.

 

NEW:

 

Dolichovespula maculata (Bald-faced Hornet) -1

 

 
 
 

 


#2 Offline Rstheant - Posted March 14 2019 - 7:36 PM

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You sell wasps? That’s new. (y)
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My current colonies: :yes:
1x Camponotus fragilis
1x Camponotus sansabeanus
1x Camponotus semitestaceus
2x Camponotus vicinus
1x Camponotus quercicola
1x Camponotus modoc
1x Liometopum occidentale
1x Mrymecocytus mexicanus
1x Mrymecocytus navajo
2x Mrymecocytus tenuinodis
1x Novomesser cockerelli
1x Solenopsis xyloni
1x Veromessor andrei
1x Veromessor pergandei

“Get busy living or get busy dying.”- ...

#3 Offline ANTdrew - Posted March 15 2019 - 4:36 AM

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I'm really tempted by the C. castanaeus...


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"The ants are a people not strong, yet they prepare their meat in the summer." Prov. 30:25


#4 Offline Ant_Dude2908 - Posted March 15 2019 - 6:14 AM

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Of only I lived in Virginia...
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My journals:                                             My shop:                                                                        Tennessee Anting Thread:

                                                                                                                                                                         

 

Aphaenogaster rudis

 

Aphaenogater tenneseenis                      Ant_Dude2908's Antkeeping Supply Shop                    Tennessee Anting Thread

 

Brachyponera chinesis

 

Camponotus subbarbatus

 

Camponotus chromaiodes

 

Camponotus caryae

 

Crematogaster ashmeadi

 

 

 

 


#5 Offline Rstheant - Posted March 15 2019 - 2:29 PM

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Funny story, I was doing a research topic on Jamestown, Virginia and then I saw this post.
My current colonies: :yes:
1x Camponotus fragilis
1x Camponotus sansabeanus
1x Camponotus semitestaceus
2x Camponotus vicinus
1x Camponotus quercicola
1x Camponotus modoc
1x Liometopum occidentale
1x Mrymecocytus mexicanus
1x Mrymecocytus navajo
2x Mrymecocytus tenuinodis
1x Novomesser cockerelli
1x Solenopsis xyloni
1x Veromessor andrei
1x Veromessor pergandei

“Get busy living or get busy dying.”- ...




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