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Wamdar's Velvety Tree Ant / Liometopum occidentale journal


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#1 Offline Wamdar - Posted July 2 2015 - 8:48 PM

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Workers emerging from a brood pile. 


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#2 Offline dermy - Posted July 2 2015 - 9:17 PM

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Is that the first Batch of workers? They make quite a bit of workers :D



#3 Offline dspdrew - Posted July 2 2015 - 9:52 PM

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Nice. Yeah they usually have about 50 workers in their first bunch.



#4 Offline Wamdar - Posted July 3 2015 - 1:26 PM

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#5 Offline spytim - Posted July 3 2015 - 3:26 PM

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Very nice!  (y)



#6 Offline Alza - Posted July 3 2015 - 3:30 PM

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I just cleaned out a Piece Of Heaven - from THA, and it was done with tap water. I plan to use it on this species, but I'm not sure how sensitive they are to that kind of stuff, think they will be good ? Also, how big is your queen ?



#7 Offline dspdrew - Posted July 3 2015 - 7:18 PM

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I would let it fully dry first.



#8 Offline Wamdar - Posted July 5 2015 - 12:59 PM

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first feeding of live insects


#9 Offline dspdrew - Posted July 5 2015 - 11:02 PM

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They are good at taking down prey.



#10 Offline Lamarr - Posted July 6 2015 - 1:14 AM

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What are they feeding on?



#11 Offline Gregory2455 - Posted July 6 2015 - 2:47 AM

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:thinking: Feeling alone out of all the SoCal anters to not have one of these... :lol:






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