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Queen ants found in northern california

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Best Answer NickAnter , August 16 2021 - 9:26 AM

Lasius in the niger group. americanus is a likely species.

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#1 Offline Astrotate - Posted August 16 2021 - 9:13 AM

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I found hundreds of these queens flying yesterday near garberville. If anyone could identify them that would be amazing. I will add better photos later today.

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#2 Offline NickAnter - Posted August 16 2021 - 9:26 AM   Best Answer

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Lasius in the niger group. americanus is a likely species.


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Species being kept:

 

Solenopsis truncorum, Solenopsis "plebeius", Solenopsis validiuscula, Solenopsis sp., Solenopsis xyloni, Solenopsis amblychila, Camponotus vicinus, Camponotus maritimus, Formica cf. subaenescens, Formica cf. aerata, Lasius cf. americanus, Lasius aphidicola, Lasius brevicornis, Lasius nr claviger, Pheidole navigans, Nylanderia vividula, Aphaenogaster occidentalis, Temnothorax rudis, Temnothorax cf. nitens, Pogonomyrmex californicus, and Strumigenys membranifera

 

People are stupid. It explains a lot...






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