Jump to content

  • Chat
  •  
  •  





Welcome to Formiculture.com!

This is a website for anyone interested in Myrmecology and all aspects of finding, keeping, and studying ants. The site and forum are free to use, and contain no ads for members. Register now to gain access to all of our features. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation points to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more. If you already have an account, login here - otherwise create an account for free today!

Photo
* * * * - 2 votes

Tyrannomyrmex rex

tyrannomyrmex tyrannomyrmex rex t. rex ants myrmecology rare colony article rare species new ants new species

  • Please log in to reply
6 replies to this topic

#1 Offline Mettcollsuss - Posted May 14 2018 - 8:02 PM

Mettcollsuss

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 971 posts
  • LocationChicago, IL

New species.

 

https://news.nationa...pecies-animals/


  • noebl1 and TennesseeAnts like this

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

#2 Offline Canadian anter - Posted May 14 2018 - 8:07 PM

Canadian anter

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 1,061 posts
  • LocationToronto,Canada

We already saw this article last year


  • Martialis likes this

#3 Offline Mettcollsuss - Posted May 14 2018 - 8:09 PM

Mettcollsuss

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 971 posts
  • LocationChicago, IL

We already saw this article last year

oh... sorry.


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

#4 Offline Jadeninja9 - Posted May 14 2018 - 8:15 PM

Jadeninja9

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 365 posts
  • LocationSan Francisco Bay Area, CA
I really thought this was gonna be a joke based on the title haha. Cool species.
  • Mettcollsuss likes this

Keeper of:

x1 Camponotus hyatti colony

x7 Lasius alienus

 

Founding:

x1 Prenolepis imparis

x1 Tetramorium immigrans

x1Campontus cf. clarithorax


#5 Offline rbarreto - Posted May 14 2018 - 8:18 PM

rbarreto

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 273 posts
  • LocationOttawa, On

 

We already saw this article last year

oh... sorry.

 

Don't worry this is new for me!


My journal featuring:

Aphaenogaster picea

Lasius claviger

Lasius umbratus

Lasius sp. (black workers)

Lasius sp. (yellow/orange workers)

Formica pallidefulva (northern color form)

Prenolepis imparis

Camponotus pennsylvanicus

Camponotus novaeboracensis

Temnothorax cf. curvispinosus

Tetramorium immigrans ( 2 polygynous, 1 monogynous)

 


#6 Offline Enthusiastic_Callow - Posted July 25 2018 - 1:31 PM

Enthusiastic_Callow

    Newbie

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 9 posts

I love the name of the ant  :lol:


-Keeping ants while facing cold temps since 2015 

Colonies:

Camponotus Pennsylvanicus

Lasius sp.

Prenolepis Imparis?

 

Queens:

Tetramorium Immigrans x 2


#7 Offline AntsAreUs - Posted July 25 2018 - 2:17 PM

AntsAreUs

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 957 posts
  • LocationMarion, IN

I think this was more than a year ago, like 2 years. Considering I remember it and wasn't here last year.


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






Also tagged with one or more of these keywords: tyrannomyrmex, tyrannomyrmex rex, t. rex, ants, myrmecology, rare, colony, article, rare species, new ants, new species

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users