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by antnest8
Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Camponotus help + update Messors + dreams
Replies: 5
Views: 39

Re: Camponotus help + update Messors + dreams

just keep her away from honey and if you do feed her try something very watery
by antnest8
Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: What type of camponotus is this?
Replies: 3
Views: 30

Re: What type of camponotus is this?

here is the species
camponotus pennsylvanicus
other close ones (just in case)
Camponotus arminius
camponotus modoc
by antnest8
Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Mass worker death. Queen + new eggs still living.
Replies: 2
Views: 21

Re: Mass worker death. Queen + new eggs still living.

sorry man never heard of this you did all you could hope the queen lives :cry:
by antnest8
Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Camponotus help + update Messors + dreams
Replies: 5
Views: 39

Re: Camponotus help + update Messors + dreams

on formiculture their is a queen that laid eggs with only two legs and one attena. she would have raised a colony if she did not drown in honey. she will be fine just give her some space but not much
by antnest8
Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: How good are Camponotus at chewing through plastics?
Replies: 10
Views: 598

Re: How good are Camponotus at chewing through plastics?

they can't get through plastic test tubes the only plastics they can chew through are soft ones. don't use hot glue or silicone
by antnest8
Thu Apr 19, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Drone ants
Replies: 1
Views: 18

Re: Drone ants

they fly in nuptal flights don't mate with queens in the nest
by antnest8
Thu Apr 19, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Empires of the Undergrowth is getting released soon!
Replies: 2
Views: 160

Re: Empires of the Undergrowth is getting released soon!

I've been thinking of getting it
by antnest8
Thu Apr 19, 2018 5:51 am
Forum: Ant FAQ
Topic: Is Styrofoam safe for ants?
Replies: 3
Views: 35

Re: Is Styrofoam safe for ants?

well my camponotus queen just had pupae but then she killed them because my dog destroyed the box they were in and made her really nervous but she is accepting honey and has 3 eggs and 4 small larvae my crematogaster queen is just chillin' with eggs that seem to never develop Oh and i searched up th...
by antnest8
Thu Apr 19, 2018 5:45 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: OH-KY-IN-IL-MI Nuptial Flight Sightings
Replies: 109
Views: 5456

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

really? the queens just die? Then are they alates or maybe a less fertile/productive queen in a polygenous colony?
by antnest8
Thu Apr 19, 2018 5:43 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: What type of camponotus is this?
Replies: 3
Views: 30

Re: What type of camponotus is this?

definitely camponotus i'll try to ID it later today ;)