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Ant Keeping Census (Updated list of ants kept by members of the forum)


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#141 Offline RobertJ - Posted December 7 2018 - 8:11 PM


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Camponotus laevigatus
Camponotus quercicola
Camponotus vicinus
Formica francoeuri
Formica sp.
Prenolepis imparis
Pogonomyrmex rugosus

Edited by RobertJ, December 7 2018 - 8:12 PM.

#142 Offline Xanuri - Posted April 2 2019 - 11:04 AM


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Current Colonies:

  • Camponotus fragilis
  • Solenopsis xyloni

Current Founding Queens

  • Myrmecocystus mimicus
  • Veromessor pergandei

Current Ants:

C. fragilis

S. xyloni

#143 Offline BeginnerAntKeeper - Posted April 9 2019 - 4:07 AM


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Present Ants:
Quad-Pheidole Parva queen colony(The Parva Authority)
Solo Pheidole Parva colony(The Cotton Wools)
Presumed Eurhopalothrix sp(Greater Terra)
Presumed Tetramorium sp(Lesser Terra)
Carebara Diversa Colony
2 Meranoplus Bicolor
Numerous Pheidole Parvas(Presumed Infertile)
1 Camponotus(fertile with eggs)
Past Ants:
Oecophylla Smaragdina(Escaped, only one to do so)
2 Odontomachus
Numerous Crematogaster
2 Pheidole Colonies
2 Crematogaster Colonies
Numerous Pheidole
3 Carebara Diversa
Polyrhachis Dives
Nylanderia Colony
Numerous Nylanderia queens
3 Meranoplus Bicolor
Numerous Camponotus
Paratopula Occulata

#144 Offline VenomousBeast - Posted April 9 2019 - 8:56 AM


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Signature  ;)

-Haden Lee

NATIVE: Crematogaster sp -1 Monomorium minimum-1 Formica fusca-1  Stigmatomma pallipes-7

NON-NATIVE: Solenopsis invicta- 2 Atta texana-2-3

#145 Offline Scherme - Posted April 9 2019 - 9:47 AM


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Gotta start somewhere!  :D



2 X Lasius Neoniger | Journal

Lasius NeonigerJournal

Prenolepis ImparisJournal

Camponotus Pennsylvanicus | Journal

#146 Offline Rstheant - Posted April 9 2019 - 5:10 PM


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My ants:

My current colonies: :yes:
1x Camponotus fragilis - Journal
2x Camponotus sansabeanus
1x Camponotus semitestaceus
1x Camponotus laevigatus
2x Camponotus vicinus
1x Camponotus quercicola
1x Camponotus modoc
1x Liometopum occidentale
1x mexicanus
1x Mrymecocystus navajo
2x Mrymecocystus tenuinodis
1x Novomesser cockerelli
1x Solenopsis xyloni
1x Veromessor andrei
1x Veromessor pergandei

Edited by Rstheant, April 9 2019 - 5:21 PM.

#147 Offline Wa.Va - Posted April 10 2019 - 3:15 AM


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Polyrhachis dives (small colony)

Crematogaster scutellaris (very large colony)
Today I am going to move them into a bigger formicarium

Pheidole noda (medium colony)

Myrmica rubra (very large polyginous colony)

Lasius niger (small colony)

Messor barbarus (small colonies)

Temnothorax nylandri (large en small colonies)

Because I'm leaving for mor then a year in couple of months, I reduced the amount of vertebrates I own.

#148 Offline Acutus - Posted April 21 2019 - 6:28 AM


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Camponotus castaneus (no queen though) :(

Camponotus chromaiodes (large captured colony)

Camponotus pennsylvanicus (new Queen)

Edited by Acutus, April 27 2019 - 5:45 PM.



Currently keeping:

Camponotus chromaiodes

Camponotus castaneus

Camponotus pennsylvanicus

Aphaenogaster "NOT tennesseensis" fulva

#149 Offline StopSpazzing - Posted April 23 2019 - 10:28 AM


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> Have you been to the Ant Keeping Wiki?


> Ants I keep/kept


> Adopt my ants
> Legality of shipping & transporting ants in US


It is illegal on a boat. It is illegal in your coat.
It is illegal in a plane, car, and train. Why must you be such a pain?
I do not care if it is in your hair. Do not put your queen ants there!

#150 Online Alacom - Posted May 3 2019 - 4:12 PM



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2 Liometopum Occidentale colonies
(Another Queen I have is still undetermined but probably the same as above)

Gone With The Wind:
1 Liometopum Occidentale colony

#151 Offline B_rad0806 - Posted June 3 2019 - 8:12 AM


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Camponotus Laevigatus [Journal]

Camponotus Fragilis  [Journal]

Camponotus Modoc  [Journal]

Camponotus Vicinus  [Journal]

Myrmecocystus Testaceus  [Journal]

Pogonomyrmex Californicus [Journal]

Veromessor Andrei [Journal]

Edited by B_rad0806, June 22 2019 - 8:22 AM.


Ant Journals




Brad's Ant Adoption

#152 Offline Ferox_Formicae - Posted June 3 2019 - 9:26 AM


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Aphaenogaster carolinensis

Aphaenogaster lamellidens

Aphaenogaster miamiana

Brachymyrmex patagonicus

Brachyponera chinensis

Camponotus americanus

Camponotus castaneus

Camponotus nearcticus

Camponotus snellingi

Colobopsis mississippiensis

Colobopsis obliqua

Crematogaster ashmeadi

Lasius americanus

Solenopsis invicta

Strumigenys louisianae

Temnothorax curvispinosus

Temnothorax schaumii

Trachymyrmex septentrionalis




Aphaenogaster fulva

Aphaenogaster picea

Aphaenogaster rudis

Camponotus chromaiodes

Camponotus novaeboracensis

Camponotus pennsylvanicus

Colobopsis impressa

Crematogaster cerasi

Crematogaster lineolata

Crematogaster minutissima

Cyphomyrmex rimosus

Dorymyrmex bureni

Forelius prurinosus

Formica glacialis

Formica pallidefulva

Formica ulkei

Hypoponera opacior

Lasius claviger

Lasius interjectus

Linepithema humile

Monomorium minimum

Nylanderia faisonensis

Pheidole bicarinata

Pheidole crassicornis

Pheidole dentata

Pheidole navigans

Pseudomyrmex ejectus

Pseudomyrmex pallidus

Solenopsis carolinensis

Stigmatomma pallipes

Strumigenys membranifera

Tapinoma sessile

Temnothorax longispinosus


#153 Offline Kaelwizard - Posted June 8 2019 - 9:19 AM


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Aphaenogaster sp. (rudis or picea)

Edited by Kaelwizard, June 8 2019 - 9:20 AM.

#154 Offline electricv - Posted June 11 2019 - 1:07 PM



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Camponotus Chromaiodes

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