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Mar 26, 2011 08:30 |  #1

1 Polyrhachis sp

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2 Dolichoderus sp
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3 Camponotus sp?
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4 bluish ant...Echinopla sp.?
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5 yellow crazy ants Anoplolepis gracilipes vs beetle
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6 bluish ant...Echinopla sp.?
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7 weaver ants vs...?
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Mar 26, 2011 09:02 |  #2

love the series,




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Mar 26, 2011 09:12 |  #3

Very nice set. I love when ants attack. :)


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Mar 26, 2011 09:25 |  #4

gjl711 wrote in post #12096225external link
Very nice set. I love when ants attack. :)

Indeed.


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Mar 26, 2011 10:04 |  #5

super series, as always, Kurt




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Mar 26, 2011 10:06 |  #6

Very nice series


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Mar 26, 2011 11:15 |  #7

Blue ant looks the business.


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Mar 26, 2011 13:23 as a reply to racketman's post |  #8

good shots...#2 looks very well armored wit spikes on it...


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Mar 27, 2011 01:47 |  #9

Excellent series Kurt - these make the ants we get here "look quite boring" :)
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Mar 27, 2011 03:30 |  #10

Love em, you have done a great job.

What sort of gear are you using to get in this close?

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Mar 27, 2011 03:33 |  #11

awsome shots kurt


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Mar 27, 2011 07:38 |  #12

I don't think we have anything like these here, thank gawd. :)

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Mar 27, 2011 18:48 |  #13

These look great! Did you just use a diffuser for the lighting?


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Mar 27, 2011 18:54 |  #14

Excellent series.
Thanks for shring.


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Mar 27, 2011 21:34 |  #15

Wonderful series of some very interesting ants.




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