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by antnest8
Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:46 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal
Replies: 8
Views: 54

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: 11
Views: 157

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: 8
Views: 54

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: 39

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.
by antnest8
Fri Jan 12, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal
Replies: 8
Views: 54

Re: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal

ok here is my first weekly update in the present so my queen Bruenora (added an "a" so it sounds more like a female name)just got moved to a new test tube her old one is still in it I added two pictures the second one is for you to see how big the tube is (you can see the queens gastor). https://fli...
by antnest8
Fri Jan 12, 2018 7:51 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal
Replies: 8
Views: 54

Re: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal

She got shoved into a corner of my room (not even cold up there) for hibernation. Then she laid eggs :? still confused about that one because it was in the middle of December. So right now she is on-top of my freezer in my cooler basement. Finally we are at the present. so her setup is a test tube i...
by antnest8
Fri Jan 12, 2018 7:44 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal
Replies: 8
Views: 54

Re: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal

so it is about early august (sorry for the not so accurate time line). so released my camponotus queen 3 into the burn pile she moved out into the pile bu i think she is still in there because in September I found a worker around there and I know we did no have camponotus before. I moved my queen #2...
by antnest8
Thu Jan 11, 2018 7:24 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal
Replies: 8
Views: 54

Re: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal

Next Couple Weeks I was really exited about the queens so in the first week a could not help it and looked every day. after the first week though i calmed down. in a couple days I soon had eggs! because I was only planing to keep 1 colony I was going to take the colony that was doing the best. and ...
by antnest8
Thu Jan 11, 2018 5:45 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal
Replies: 8
Views: 54

antnest8's camponotus and cremogastor journal

hi, I have wanted to do a journal for my ants but i'ts hibernation and notmuch is happening so i might as well start it explaining what happened the last few months. some where late april I was coming back from the pool all exited because I saw a queen ant on the way there (but I had no container). ...