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AntsAreUs's Formica incerta Journal

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#1 Online AntsAreUs - Posted April 28 2018 - 3:12 PM

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Caught this small colony underneath a stone slab in my backyard back in March. I've just been feeding them sugar water mostly. The queen has laid a nice pile of about 20 eggs.

 


Edited by AntsAreUs, June 26 2018 - 7:28 AM.

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Currently keeping:

Ants:    Stigmatomma pallipes

            Temnothorax schaumii - Journal

            Temnothorax curvispinosus

            Myrmecina americana - Journal

            Ponera pennsylvanica - Journal

            Formica incerta Journal

            Formica subsericea

            Formica rubicunda

            Aphaenogaster tennesseensis - Journal

            Aphaenogaster rudis Journal

            Myrmica spp. Journal

            Camponotus chromaiodes - Journal

            Camponotus pennsylvanicus

            Camponotus subbarbatus - Journal

            Camponotus sp.

            Strumigenys pergandei - Journal (Discontinued)

            Strumigenys pilinasis - Journal

            Hypoponera opacior

            Tetramorium immigrans - Journal

            Tapinoma sessile - Journal

            Lasius americanus

            Lasius neoniger

            Lasius murphyi

            Solenopsis molesta

            Pheidole pilifera

 

Other:  Millipedes

Isopods

Springtails

Soil Centipedes (Geophilomorpha sp.)

Stone Centipedes (Lithobius sp.)

Mealworms/Superworms

Indian Mealmoth Culture

Dipluras

Some types of mites


#2 Offline Mettcollsuss - Posted April 28 2018 - 3:15 PM

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Can you get a shot of the queen? I want to compare her to my Formica cf. incerta queen and see if I got the ID right.


Current Colonies:

Queens:

  • Aphaenogaster cf. picea x2
  • Aphaenogaster rudis
  • Camponotus pennsylvanicus x2
  • Crematogaster sp.
  • Formica subsericea x6
  • Lasius americanus
  • Lasius cf. claviger (Hibernating; No Host Colony)
  • Myrmecina americana — Journal
  • Myrmica sp.
  • Tetramorium immigrans x a lot — Journal

Other Animals:

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

#3 Online AntsAreUs - Posted April 28 2018 - 3:30 PM

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Can you get a shot of the queen? I want to compare her to my Formica cf. incerta queen and see if I got the ID right.

I don't know if this helps or not, she likes to hide under her workers a lot.

 


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Currently keeping:

Ants:    Stigmatomma pallipes

            Temnothorax schaumii - Journal

            Temnothorax curvispinosus

            Myrmecina americana - Journal

            Ponera pennsylvanica - Journal

            Formica incerta Journal

            Formica subsericea

            Formica rubicunda

            Aphaenogaster tennesseensis - Journal

            Aphaenogaster rudis Journal

            Myrmica spp. Journal

            Camponotus chromaiodes - Journal

            Camponotus pennsylvanicus

            Camponotus subbarbatus - Journal

            Camponotus sp.

            Strumigenys pergandei - Journal (Discontinued)

            Strumigenys pilinasis - Journal

            Hypoponera opacior

            Tetramorium immigrans - Journal

            Tapinoma sessile - Journal

            Lasius americanus

            Lasius neoniger

            Lasius murphyi

            Solenopsis molesta

            Pheidole pilifera

 

Other:  Millipedes

Isopods

Springtails

Soil Centipedes (Geophilomorpha sp.)

Stone Centipedes (Lithobius sp.)

Mealworms/Superworms

Indian Mealmoth Culture

Dipluras

Some types of mites


#4 Offline AntsBC - Posted July 22 2018 - 1:22 PM

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Update? 


Currently Keeping:

 

Formica neogagates 

Formica pacifica - Journal

Formica podzolica

Formica rufa

Lasius americanus

Leptothorax canadensis

Manica hunteri - Journal

Myrmica incompleta

Tetramorium immigrans

 

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