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by ants1fan
Thu Nov 09, 2017 7:04 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Existential crisis
Replies: 4
Views: 57

Existential crisis

So, I saw one of my ants escape so, I carefully picked her up with my hands, I then put her back in her outworld. She was fine but she ran towards the nest, I thought she was going back home. then later half of the colony rushed out of the nest and started freaking out. It happens frequently with my...
by ants1fan
Thu Aug 31, 2017 12:02 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: A small very small queen caught in my house
Replies: 1
Views: 44

A small very small queen caught in my house

http://imgur.com/a/s6vho
what is she.
she is half a cm. found in whittier Ca. in my house :?:
by ants1fan
Wed Jul 12, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: The Ant Graveyard
Topic: death after death
Replies: 3
Views: 220

death after death

EVERY QUEEN I EVER HAD IS DEAD!! :cry: I think I'm not a good ant keeper but, I will never give up! I will capture a Lasius queen and I will Raise IT! hopefully :(
by ants1fan
Sat Nov 19, 2016 8:54 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: hibernation help
Replies: 3
Views: 123

Re: hibernation help

thay are local ants but it does get cold sometimes but rarely close to freezing.
by ants1fan
Fri Nov 18, 2016 8:51 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: hibernation help
Replies: 3
Views: 123

Re: hibernation help

ants1fan wrote:i live in an area that doesn't experience winter but do I still hibernate them? :?:
thanks :)
hibernate my ants?
by ants1fan
Fri Nov 18, 2016 8:47 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: hibernation help
Replies: 3
Views: 123

hibernation help

i live in an area that doesn't experience winter but do I still hibernate them? :?:
thanks :)
by ants1fan
Tue Nov 15, 2016 12:28 pm
Forum: The Ant Graveyard
Topic: RIP: a whole lot of solenopsis xyloni queens
Replies: 1
Views: 227

Re: RIP: a whole lot of solenopsis xyloni queens

Definetly sad but I'm not doomed to wit the whole winter, as I have 4 colonies with at least 1 nanitic. (2 or 3 I'm going to sell on GAN soon. 5 USD only!) This post is just a memorial to all of the queens that I've caught over the 6 months that I've been antkeeping that have succumbed to natural c...
by ants1fan
Sun Nov 13, 2016 1:46 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: First solenopsis nanitic!
Replies: 3
Views: 203

Re: First solenopsis nanitic!

good job i am still waiting for one single larvae to pupate! :)
by ants1fan
Sat Oct 08, 2016 10:58 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: can somebody identify this queen please.
Replies: 6
Views: 279

Re: can somebody identify this queen please.

Batspiderfish wrote:Looks like Solenopsis xyloni or S. invicta, but it is a little hard to tell from the picture.
Ok thanks