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by GriffinAnt
Thu Apr 06, 2017 3:24 am
Forum: The Ant Graveyard
Topic: Lisus Niger Queen
Replies: 1
Views: 147

Lisus Niger Queen

so the queen i have had for 2 yrs has died, ondley enough the workers were dieing aswell think was due to a brood boost last summer any how luckily i have 6 queens in tubes that are going to be my Gan ants so easyer replaced. And now for a pic which ive never seen here before of a developing worker ...
by GriffinAnt
Thu Apr 06, 2017 3:16 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Ants as pets? The hobby is catching on in Singapore
Replies: 5
Views: 241

Re: Ants as pets? The hobby is catching on in Singapore

i saw this on twitter very good news indeed.
by GriffinAnt
Thu Feb 23, 2017 6:24 am
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Hubernation time here in uk
Replies: 7
Views: 288

Re: Hubernation time here in uk

Pleased to report that all 7 queens i caught last spetember have survied hybernation and after a week of being moved to bathroom are now in the draw in the bedroom. Both nests of Messor barberous and Lisus Niger have also survied, the messors are on my insect table in bedroom (along with feeder inse...
by GriffinAnt
Sun Dec 04, 2016 11:36 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Fruit Flies
Replies: 8
Views: 388

Re: Fruit Flies

wingless fruitfly on ebay
by GriffinAnt
Wed Oct 19, 2016 12:38 am
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Ants using tools?
Replies: 3
Views: 177

Re: Ants using tools?

not a good idea to give them tools. i left some tools lying around and then found a whole new extension on their outworld :lol:
by GriffinAnt
Mon Oct 17, 2016 3:27 am
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Fruit flies - How to catch?
Replies: 13
Views: 501

Re: Fruit flies - How to catch?

you can order flightless fruitfly online
by GriffinAnt
Sun Oct 16, 2016 8:08 am
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Fruit flies - How to catch?
Replies: 13
Views: 501

Re: Fruit flies - How to catch?

buy them online or a good pet shop
by GriffinAnt
Sun Oct 09, 2016 7:33 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Hibernating ants at room temperature
Replies: 2
Views: 167

Re: Hibernating ants at room temperature

use the fridge like we do here in the uk or disable the heating in bathroom and put them on the floor just like what i have done
by GriffinAnt
Tue Oct 04, 2016 3:10 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: How do you keep your queens warm.
Replies: 20
Views: 678

Re: How do you keep your queens warm.

i have tryed to toast them but takes so long to tie them down onto the bread as they do try and stuggle
by GriffinAnt
Mon Oct 03, 2016 5:02 am
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Hubernation time here in uk
Replies: 7
Views: 288

Re: Hubernation time here in uk

ok so the 7 queens for GAN project next year are in th fridge doing well and my 2 colinies doing goo on bathroom floor in a cool 10 deg ,thanks for your input chaps :D