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Camponotus floridanus in a MiniHearth


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#1 Offline jdsaunders1390 - Posted December 1 2017 - 4:59 PM

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One of my C. floridanus colonies is enjoying their new formicarium. I had their old test tube setup upside down in the outworld with light shining on them for two days, but they refused to move. I forced the issue, and they seem to be doing well now. It is much easier to observe them in this setup as opposed to their previous test tube with a DIY tupperware outworld.

 

Camponotus floridanus in a THA Minihearth
Camponotus floridanus in a THA Minihearth

 


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#2 Offline Ant_Dude2908 - Posted December 1 2017 - 7:11 PM

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Nice!!:yes:

Keeper of: 2x Formica lasiodies, too many Formica pacifica, 2x Tetramorium immagrans, 1x Camponotus noveaboricensis, 2x Myrmica spp., 2x Lasius neoniger, 3x Formica subsericea,

(there may be more I am forgetting).


#3 Offline Mettcollsuss - Posted December 6 2017 - 7:47 PM

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Beautiful ants!

Colonies:

  • Aphaenogaster rudis  —  Journal
  • Formica cf. neorufibarbis  —  Journal
  • Formica subsericea    Journal
  • Lasius neoniger —  Journal
  • Tetramorium immigrans  —  Journal

 

Queens:

  • Brachymyrmex depilisJournal
  • Formica subsericea x2
  • Lasius cf. claviger (Hibernating; No Host Colony)
  • Myrmecina americana  —  Journal
  • Prenolepis imparis x9

 

Other Animals:

  • Felis catus x5
  • Phodopus roborovskii x2
  • Various Fish
  • Younger Brothers x2

#4 Offline Diesel - Posted December 7 2017 - 4:57 AM

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very sharp looking.


Ant Species kept

 

Temnothorax Longispinosus.-Journal(discontinued)-(formerly)

Camponotus Noveboracensis (formerly)

Camponotus Pennsylvanicus Queen & brood.

Tapinoma Sessile-Journal (3 queen colony)

​Tapinoma  Sessile #2 (2 queen colony)

Aphaenogaster Picea-Journal

Crematogaster sp.(Cerasi or Lineolata) Queen with 3 workers and brood

​Crematogaster sp. #2 (Cerasi or Lineolata) Queen with brood





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