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by antnest8
Mon Apr 23, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: ID comfirmation
Replies: 2
Views: 17

Re: ID comfirmation

looks like c. pennsylvannicus
by antnest8
Mon Apr 23, 2018 6:05 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Is my test tube big enough?
Replies: 1
Views: 20

Re: Is my test tube big enough?

the test tube is big enough
by antnest8
Mon Apr 23, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: OH-KY-IN-IL-MI Nuptial Flight Sightings
Replies: 112
Views: 5569

Re: OH-KY-IN-IL-MI Nuptial Flight Sightings

FINALLY. Michigan's first prenolepis imparis flight caught 2 queens but its a start
by antnest8
Mon Apr 23, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Glucose solution tubes
Replies: 1
Views: 14

Re: Glucose solution tubes

lunarcoexist wrote:
Sun Apr 22, 2018 5:00 pm
Gently heat the mixture with constant stirring just until all the glucose goes into solution and the liquid becomes clear
do you put it on the burner or the microwave how much do you need to heat it. and where would you get dextrose
by antnest8
Mon Apr 23, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Grace Ant Journal
Replies: 34
Views: 1347

Re: Grace Ant Journal

So looks like ant fever has taken hold once again.
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:lol: :lol:
by antnest8
Mon Apr 23, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: How big can a honey pot ant colony get?
Replies: 4
Views: 21

Re: How big can a honey pot ant colony get?

all camponotus ants have replets just not to the size of others. in most species the replets can do things
by antnest8
Mon Apr 23, 2018 5:33 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Aguywithants's ants.
Replies: 9
Views: 67

Re: Aguywithants's ants.

ok now i get it thanks :D
by antnest8
Mon Apr 23, 2018 5:29 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Antnests c. pennsylvanicus journal
Replies: 20
Views: 419

Re: Antnests c. pennsylvanicus journal

I've heard of it working without water and i think the worker just gets accepted in the colony for some reason. as for the vinegar i do agree that it is probably not a healthy thing for the ant
by antnest8
Mon Apr 23, 2018 5:16 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: How big can a honey pot ant colony get?
Replies: 4
Views: 21

Re: How big can a honey pot ant colony get?

it would depend on the species of honeypot ants. prenolepis imparis don't get very large but camponotus grows to a sometimes considerable size for some species.
by antnest8
Sat Apr 21, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Aguywithants's ants.
Replies: 9
Views: 67

Re: Aguywithants's ants.

so ergatiod means a de-alate which is fertile or all de-alates fertile or not fertile