Lasius Niger

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Black Garden Ant - Life Cycle - Egg To Ant
... Lasius niger have 4 stages of development egg, larva, cocoon and adult ... Lasius niger lay tiny, white kidney shaped eggs with a smooth sticky surface which helps them to be carried in a group instead of one by one ... After hatching Lasius niger proceed onto the larva stage resembling tiny maggots ...
Black Garden Ant
... The black garden ant (Lasius niger) is a formicine ant, the type species of the subgenus Lasius, found all over Europe and in some parts of North America and Asia ... also in rotten wood Nutrition Nectar, small insects, seeds, will farm aphids Lasius niger colonies can reach in size up to around 15,000 workers but 4,000–7,000 is around average ... A Lasius niger queen can live for around 12 years ...