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by antnest8
Sat Jan 20, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: humidity question
Replies: 6
Views: 80

Re: humidity question

if you have a very fine mesh you could put that on instead of the cotton and that will air out the container more. the extra fresh air should keep the mold down.
by antnest8
Fri Jan 19, 2018 5:26 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: URGENT:PARASETIC QUEEN ANT
Replies: 13
Views: 101

Re: URGENT:PARASETIC QUEEN ANT

are all social parasites the same genus as the species as their host?
by antnest8
Thu Jan 18, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal
Replies: 9
Views: 95

Re: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal

UPDATE i just checked on my queen ants and my crematogaster queen has not moved out! The water in the tube is completely dry and i worry she has not ventured out to find the other tube. i think she might die if she stays in her tube so I put two tooth picks in her setup, both covered in honey. I pu...
by antnest8
Thu Jan 18, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: URGENT:PARASETIC QUEEN ANT
Replies: 13
Views: 101

Re: URGENT:PARASETIC QUEEN ANT

is there any way you can share the pic. on the forum?
by antnest8
Wed Jan 17, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Help with hibernating
Replies: 1
Views: 23

Re: Help with hibernating

i would just let them do their thing. the ants know more about it than we do. I don't know if they need to be in your bedroom to move i bet they could do it in you basement, correct me if i'm wrong.
by antnest8
Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:46 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal
Replies: 9
Views: 95

Re: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal

I figured it out I will now be doing this.

UPDATE

my ants did nothing and are still in there original test tubes (can't wait until hibernation is over)
by antnest8
Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: My Frameicarium Project
Replies: 12
Views: 187

Re: My Frameicarium Project

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or you can just do mikey's cheat shown here on this video (my golden play button)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_6PlfgmPUBY
by antnest8
Fri Jan 12, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal
Replies: 9
Views: 95

Re: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal

https://www.flickr.com/photos/155368381@N07/shares/j5234L
by antnest8
Fri Jan 12, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Weird hibernation behavior
Replies: 3
Views: 56

Re: Weird hibernation behavior

hmm I guess that was the only logical reason. I heard that they have a biological clock in them and they will hibernate anyway.