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#21 Offline antsriondel - Posted January 20 2022 - 11:49 AM

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well here are some photos of all the colony's

 

 formica subsericea

Camponotus Modoc

monomorium minimum

lasius brevicornis

sorry for the sideways pics


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#22 Offline antsriondel - Posted January 20 2022 - 4:05 PM

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also, do you guys have any name suggestions for the formica?? feedback is appreciated :)


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#23 Offline antsriondel - Posted January 23 2022 - 6:22 PM

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Camponotus colony has nine eggs!!!!! the queen has started to lay tons of eggs witch is very exciting!!!

 

formica: their larvae is in premolt so I am expecting a pupae any day now!

 

lasius also has nine eggs!!! this colony will hopefully get larvae soon!!!


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#24 Offline antsriondel - Posted January 24 2022 - 7:03 AM

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I know I just posted yesterday, but when I checked on the formica today they had a pupae!!!! :yahoo:



#25 Offline antsriondel - Posted January 26 2022 - 4:20 PM

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I took some photos today

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today I also caught the Modoc queen laying an egg!!

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#26 Offline antsriondel - Posted January 28 2022 - 7:09 AM

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the formica now have two pupae!!! this colony should get a new worker any day now!!!

 

the Camponotus also have fourteen eggs!!! this queen is a machine when it comes to laying eggs  :D


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#27 Online ColAnt735 - Posted January 28 2022 - 1:29 PM

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Nice colonies and queens!


Edited by ColAnt735, January 28 2022 - 1:30 PM.

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Keeping ants since 2020 

I keep:

Myrmicinae: Solenopsis molesta( 2 queens). Tetramorium immigrans ( 3 colonies with the biggest nearing 800 workers!),

Crematogaster cerasi  :yahoo:  ( 1 colony with a worker). Temnothorax  curvispinosus ( 1 queen with colony of 2 workers).

Formicinae: Prenolepis imparis ( 2 single queen colonies). Lasius brevicornis  :yahoo:( 19 founding queens) haven't seen many journals of them. Lasius Neoniger (a founding queen).Formica incerta( 1 colony with 22 workers)

 

Previously kept: Pogonomyrmex occidentalis   ( 1 colony with 9 workers). 

 

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#28 Offline antsriondel - Posted January 28 2022 - 2:26 PM

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Nice colonies and queens!

 

thanks!!!



#29 Offline antsriondel - Posted January 28 2022 - 2:28 PM

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I am deciding to name the formica queen:queen glory

 

a wings of fire character.


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#30 Offline antsriondel - Posted January 31 2022 - 9:28 AM

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ok so... I want to name my Camponotus queen, any suggestions??

 

ps: I want her to be named after a wings of fire character.



#31 Online ColAnt735 - Posted January 31 2022 - 10:14 AM

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I suggest Moonwatcher (the main protaginist of Moon Rising)


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Keeping ants since 2020 

I keep:

Myrmicinae: Solenopsis molesta( 2 queens). Tetramorium immigrans ( 3 colonies with the biggest nearing 800 workers!),

Crematogaster cerasi  :yahoo:  ( 1 colony with a worker). Temnothorax  curvispinosus ( 1 queen with colony of 2 workers).

Formicinae: Prenolepis imparis ( 2 single queen colonies). Lasius brevicornis  :yahoo:( 19 founding queens) haven't seen many journals of them. Lasius Neoniger (a founding queen).Formica incerta( 1 colony with 22 workers)

 

Previously kept: Pogonomyrmex occidentalis   ( 1 colony with 9 workers). 

 

As you can tell I like ants


#32 Offline Antkeeper01 - Posted January 31 2022 - 10:34 AM

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That or maybe Clearsight?


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1X Pogonomyrmex occidentalis 40-50 Workers

1X Solenopsis molesta 10 Workers (mono)

Ants I Want: Crematogaster sp, Camponotus Sp., Ponera Pennsylvanica, Mymercocystus sp.

 

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#33 Offline antsriondel - Posted January 31 2022 - 11:04 AM

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I suggest Moonwatcher (the main protaginist of Moon Rising)

That or maybe Clearsight?

nice suggestions!!


Edited by antsriondel, February 5 2022 - 5:58 PM.


#34 Offline antsriondel - Posted January 31 2022 - 11:47 AM

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any other ideas??


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#35 Offline PaigeX - Posted February 1 2022 - 12:44 AM

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The moonlight dancers.
The Night Runners.

 

any other ideas??


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Favourite Genus: Polyrhachis 

Most Favourite I'm keeping: Polyrhachis ammon, Polyrhachis daemeli, Polyrhachis hookeri, Polyrhachis rufifemur, Polyrhachis vermiculosa, Colobopsis macrocephala, Dolichoderus scrobiculatus
Smaller ones: Solenopsis sp, Cardiocondyla sp, Stigmacros sp, Pheidole sp
 
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#36 Offline antsriondel - Posted February 1 2022 - 7:03 AM

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The moonlight dancers.
The Night Runners.

 

any other ideas??

 

awesome suggestions!!! I think I might name the queen, moonwatcher, and her colony the Night Runners.


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#37 Offline PaigeX - Posted February 1 2022 - 1:21 PM

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The moonlight dancers.
The Night Runners.

 

any other ideas??

 

awesome suggestions!!! I think I might name the queen, moonwatcher, and her colony the Night Runners.

 

that's actually really awesome! The two names match so well.


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Favourite Genus: Polyrhachis 

Most Favourite I'm keeping: Polyrhachis ammon, Polyrhachis daemeli, Polyrhachis hookeri, Polyrhachis rufifemur, Polyrhachis vermiculosa, Colobopsis macrocephala, Dolichoderus scrobiculatus
Smaller ones: Solenopsis sp, Cardiocondyla sp, Stigmacros sp, Pheidole sp
 
Current Journals: Main   Myrmecia nigrocincta
My YouTube channel: Australian Polyrhachis +

My Instagram: australian_polyrhachis

 

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#38 Offline antsriondel - Posted February 2 2022 - 1:15 PM

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the formica have three pupae, with more on the way!!!! :D queen glory is really pumping out eggs!!!! (y)


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#39 Offline Antkeeper01 - Posted February 3 2022 - 8:44 AM

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the formica have three pupae, with more on the way!!!! :D queen glory is really pumping out eggs!!!! (y)

That image is stuck in my mind now


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1X Pogonomyrmex occidentalis 40-50 Workers

1X Solenopsis molesta 10 Workers (mono)

Ants I Want: Crematogaster sp, Camponotus Sp., Ponera Pennsylvanica, Mymercocystus sp.

 

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#40 Offline antsriondel - Posted February 5 2022 - 10:46 AM

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the formica have another pupae!!! they now have four pupae with a worker soon to eclose!!!! :yahoo:


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