Camponotus vicinus

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Simple description.



Queen[edit]

Queen Ant
  • Nuptial Flight Time : Late Spring to Summer - Flights happen the day after at least .5 inches of rain + current day temps of at least 75F @ 6:30pm (found after dark)
  • Colony Founding : Fully Claustral
  • *gynous Polygynous
  • Brood BoostableYes
  • Hibernation : Yes, winter for 4 months
  • Feeding Requirements : None
  • Nanitics Appear After : 5-8 weeks

Food[edit]

Likes[edit]

  • Sliced mealworms (preferably ones that have been killed only recently)
  • Honey water
  • Maple syrup water
  • Honey water mixed with whey protein powder
  • Fruit Flies


Dislikes[edit]

  • Crickets
  • Most types of insects

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  • Native Location : antmaps.org
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  • Scientific Information: antwiki.org

Notes[edit]

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