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#1 Offline eea - Posted March 25 2022 - 11:19 AM

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I found 3 tiny termite looking insects between the glass and nest and i am not sure if the are harmful


Edited by eea, March 25 2022 - 11:26 AM.

-camponotus sansabeanus: 11 wokrers


#2 Offline Manitobant - Posted March 25 2022 - 11:25 AM

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Pics?

Edited by Manitobant, March 25 2022 - 11:26 AM.


#3 Offline eea - Posted March 25 2022 - 11:26 AM

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Pics?

one escaped before i got a good picture of it and the smaller ones ran away


-camponotus sansabeanus: 11 wokrers


#4 Offline Manitobant - Posted March 25 2022 - 11:27 AM

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Your description makes me think booklice but without pics it’s impossible to say for sure.

#5 Offline eea - Posted March 25 2022 - 11:35 AM

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Thought so but they look pretty similar then again they are tiny and I can't see them well.


-camponotus sansabeanus: 11 wokrers


#6 Offline ANTdrew - Posted March 25 2022 - 1:18 PM

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Your description makes me think booklice but without pics it’s impossible to say for sure.

I second this opinion.
  • jasond1979 and eea like this
"The ants are a people not strong, yet they prepare their meat in the summer." Prov. 30:25
Keep ordinary ants in extraordinary ways.

#7 Offline AntsDakota - Posted March 26 2022 - 10:04 AM

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Booklice pose no significant threat to the ants.


"God made..... all the creatures that move along the ground according to their kinds. (including ants) And God saw that it was good. Genesis 1:25 NIV version





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